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Latest posts by Verdun

Am I allowed to be disappointed?

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 16:18

Yep, of course you should be disappointed jekyl.   Complain immediately.  

Dahlia's - recommended sources?

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 16:16

Yvie, they tend to grow to order so won't  supply as quickly as you can purchase in store. However, they will come soon enough, don't worry. we do things "dreckly" down here 

Cutting back Choisya

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 14:53

Abbie, wait umtil spring to know for sure. I have never killed a choisya by hard pruning.  Yours may just be sulking......check for layered shoots too.  Frequently I notice choisyas do this.

do nothing until you see new shoots.  Then you can feed them 


Posted: 06/02/2016 at 14:21


what a team.  Fantastic.  Already 3 up with about 15 mins to go. All done and dusted and I would not be surprised to see them get goal number 4 

Can you Identify this Jasmine & Share any tips?

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:57

Officionale will flower up to September and beyond.  

Gardener Survey

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:53 old cynic you crossed my mind too . However, can see no possible harm ...we gave no peraonal details 

e-mail warning

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:45

Sensible and knowledgeable son nanny.  Be grateful 


Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:43

Mourinho talking to Man United.  Who's betting against Man Utd winning European Cup next year?   Man City to contest the final too 

Have the photos been superimposed?

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:38

Once took a supplier to task....a dutch sounding nursery?......for both written and visual description and got my money back.  Kept the plants, of course. Still get their catalogues 

Talkback: 10 single-flowered dahlias

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:34

Bee good honey 

Discussions started by Verdun

The longest flowering perennial is........

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Caution! Virus

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Fowl treatment or wot?((

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Is Cornwall the best or is Cormwall the best?

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Modules v insitu

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Why did Chris do that?

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My first

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The green of spring

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Ok, not gardening but womderful

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why did we worry?

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Guess what this is.....

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Lupins a'flowering

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Inspiring or what?

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