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Crocosmia Lucifer deadheading

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 14:48

Get as big a clump as possible.  Either put in large pot or two or plant in ground.  You could dig it up and put in bin liner with damp soil around if.  Tie it around the rootball and leave in the shade 

cancer has meant I can't manage my garden

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:49

Morning Trudi.

Some nice comments there.  Just want to add my support..... Cancer and its treatment is a roller coaster ride, isnt it?  Hopefully, it will all go well with ??ou.

I,wouldn't worry too much about your garden...do what you can and enjoy what looks like a lovely garden. Theres no need to rush into anything drastic, is there ?  

Your garden ...as it is....looks a relaxing place to be in so it will probably feature strongly in your recovery. 

Good luck.  Clearly you have support here too

 

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:39

Do you mean CARTS Napo?  

Graveled area

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:33

Morningcake dude

Yes, use glyphosate.  Choose a dry slightly cloudy day......stromg sun can dehydrate treated leaves.  You need at least 5 hours of dry weather for it to work properly.  

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:28

That's great Dove......mines been flowering for a while now.  Disappointed af first but now I like it.  May be able to include it in a picture I have  promised to take of a nearby acomitum/heleniumcombo.

I see you have my sense of humour punkdoc   I always think my jokes are so funny!!! 

 

What if you rant about your neighbour and

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:16

Morning Grateful Deadhead,

A  very unlikely situation I think.  There aren't that many members on here. 

If you are worried about your neighbour seeing your post just be a little less forthcoming with the info you post.  

If your forum names are not your own there is even less to connect you with anything you say.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 01/08/2014 at 07:07

Cloudy, dry, still and warm......rain later they say. ,(said rain yesterday but it was lovely)

Picking tomatoes now and loads to come.  Looking healthy and good.    No cheese yet on my swiss cheese plant yet but I'm looking forward to that......cheese and tomato sandwiches.

 

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 23:00

Bekkie 

dianthus

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 22:40

Ooooooo!  Depending on the dianthus.....is it a perpetual flowering commonly available garden "pink"? .....it should reflower for weeks yet.  Mine flower profusely and continuously.  Do you have the label rosemummy?  I'd guess it to be a repeat,flowerimg type ....the name will reveal all. 

Month old Lavender dying, yet same age Lavender next to it is fine.

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 22:31

Slate on top of the soil will have no adverse affect on your lavendar FBTurtle.  However, I would leave a little space around the rootball.  

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