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Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:45

I cut all the old leaves off and all dead or imperfect leaves from phormiums...amazing the difference to the look of them

wont answer the hosta question cos I'm sure the Master will offer good suggestions.  

However, that bronze phormium is crying out for a purple or blue hardy geranium I think MrsG

If this was Yours ...

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:22

Ah!  Get it now Panda. white sink and black ophiopogon. Pandas do like their white and black don't they? 

for me a white kitchen sink in the garden looks awful. ,it could be plunged into the ground I guess 

Chelsea Chop

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:19

I  sense it will all look superb Woody 

Remove bush in lawn without damaging driveway

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:14

Look, it all depends on what shrub this is......does it sucker,,for example?

Monty and his Kniphofia

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 17:11

Clematis jackmanii for me is always ee I. clematis as in ah! For me it doesn't really matter how we pronounce words


Posted: 25/04/2015 at 14:02

Yes cut it back now MrsGarden and root those cuttings for flowering plants in less,than 2 months. ,they will flower then or my name isn't Toby Twirl ! 

If this was Yours ...

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 14:00

But you have to get rid of that stark shiny white appearance Whatever you plant in it.  Too late when planted up and it will be an eyesore forever.

Nepeta variegated

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 13:58

Nepeta is such a good value plant though......out flowers lavendar without the fickleness.  A plant requiring minimal attention or feeding

Remove bush in lawn without damaging driveway

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 13:52

Iloveapplepuff ,  I think you are over worrying this but a picture will help to ID both the plant and situation.  


Posted: 25/04/2015 at 12:22

Oops! Meant Wrexham buttercup 

Discussions started by Verdun

Hey! It's christmas soon...wot are you getting me?

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Sad day......

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Last Post: 29/11/2015 at 17:46

Why has a thread disqppeared? Who decided?

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Last Post: 22/11/2015 at 17:12

who cares who wins?

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Last Post: 17/11/2015 at 06:29

Just a suggestion...

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Last Post: 13/11/2015 at 17:37

Don't be scaredy cat.....

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Last Post: 12/11/2015 at 10:18

Drat those chains.....

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Last Post: 07/11/2015 at 09:35

Wot's it all about.....?

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Last Post: 08/11/2015 at 18:32

"Experts" we go again

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Last Post: 20/10/2015 at 23:23

Best late flowering clematis?

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Last Post: 18/10/2015 at 23:19

What new plants will you be trying?

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Last Post: 21/10/2015 at 20:07

White foliage?

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Last Post: 16/10/2015 at 19:39

Is this really cruel?

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Taking life for granted......

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Against all logic.......

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