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My flowers ..

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 21:58

Busy, I've just realised I'm posting on wrong thread....should ave been on garden thread  silly me.  Hope you are well Busy 

Garden Rescue - TV Programme

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 20:55

BG = Beechgrove Cloggie 

the Rescue gardens are meant for the clients to add to their gardens.  few of them are unfinished.  Not seen all of them but enjoy those I have 


Posted: 23/07/2016 at 19:50

Brrrrrr!  In the arctic?? 

My flowers ..

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 19:47


Posted: 23/07/2016 at 19:44

Jemmaalan, watering every day?  

Hydrangeas like a lot of water but not every day.  I guess not a lot at a time though???   Better to water ...drench.....once a week or so.

what sort of soil?  Light,,heavy, clay, sandy?  

newly planted or well establshed?

My flowers ..

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 19:38

Is Buddleia Davidii Pink Invasive?

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 17:02

Bala....all are absolutely fine.  Relax and enjoy them 

pruning is worth reading up on them.....keeps bushes compact and floriferous.,...

Stressed Hydrangea

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 16:59

1634 racine...yes give it more water.....the name tells you it likes water 

nice plant Sparkles 

Companion plants for purple echinacea?

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 16:54

Oooooo!  to contrast or omplement Iamto .  Huge choice 

Spikes like agastache Bliue Boa, veronicas, dwarf kniphophias, libertia tapas, 

for a "floaty" effect sanguisorbas or deschampsias 

foliage like berberis atropurpurea nana,,artemisia powys castle, elymus magellanicus

grasses like elymus magellanicus ...delightful blue.....imperata red foliage.....stipa tennuissima, 

whites from tiarellas, anemone wild swan, white echinaceas, leucanthemum broadway lights, white astilbes, gaura whirling butterfly, or even an annual like white cosmos

spugelia marilandica wisley jester for a red/yellow combo.

yellows like rudbeckias, coreopsis moonbeam, or the annual/short term perennial argyranthemum Butterfly.

My flowers ..

Posted: 23/07/2016 at 12:22

Knips and agastaches

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