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Latest posts by Verdun

Bishop of Llandaff (dahlia)

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 16:11

Hey, cheeky.  I'm younger than I am 


Posted: 28/07/2015 at 16:07

If true, that's a shame Dove about Bressingham

never a fan of Red Ace Hosta.  One I did like, Royal Flush, was one I tried for ages to get and it was, for me amyway, a weak grower 


Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 16:03

Hiya Susan 

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 14:14


Very unusual plant

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 14:03

They grow huge down here.  20 feet see them everywhere. Planted some seedlings for a friend a couple of weeks back.  Stand back...they are jack n the beanstalk plants 

i understand it takes 2 years to flower then dies.  


Posted: 28/07/2015 at 14:00

Er, not quite what I imagined you to be Jo. Cute though 

Ideas for shrubs for a dry shady spot please

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 13:59

Oh yes you can and should cut it down every autumn....down here it grows for such a long time.  Hollow knotweed..and seeds.  But it may be what you need there Poddington if you only want one plant.


Posted: 28/07/2015 at 13:54

Roasting here.  

Bishop of Llandaff (dahlia)

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 13:53

Ah, that's cheating Topbird.  Thst's flower arranging

reminds me, I had a nice chat with a lady this morning.  She appears regularly on tv doing flower arranging demos.


Doomed I tell you.......

Posted: 28/07/2015 at 12:39

I,think the danger is tomorrow night.  Following a clear day the temps are supposed to slump.  I think here they are now saying 8 or 9.  

If in a frost pocket away from south west best to check out your local forecast

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An observation.....

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Mildew free monardas

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Boring, boring rosesN

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What will simply not thrive for you....

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look wot she did to me........

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Echi what?

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Such a shame......

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Even you hard hearts......

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