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Latest posts by Verdun

Mahonia Caress is flowering

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 20:04

I think the foliage could suffer because of battering by very cold winds so a tatty looking plant could present in early spring  so not just freezing temps


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 19:10

Caroline, snip off those flowers, pinch back a little and keep in those pots over winter i. GH.   If they have plenty of roots you could pot them on 


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 17:20

No more jokes hosta.  Hope it all goes well 

Salix Flamingo Tree - Can I Save It??

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 17:17

Agree totally with Dove.....not an ideal pot plant 


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 17:12

Thats's a bummer hosta......

that's politics fidget,


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 16:56

Hmmmm!  Of course I meant Frank Headley 


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 16:55

What plant porn Punkdoc?  ideas? In same boat...guess most of us are.

every year I look at something different....last year kniphofias.  This year persicarias.  Got a few black perennials too this year.  This brings me onto where and how to assimilate ophiopogon nigrescens in the garden....a recent thread.  Ophiopogon in a stone trough surrounding pelargonium Frank Field has been looking good for me recently.  Frank Field .....need to  check that name cos suddenly I sense name is wrong....with its green and white foliage and pink flowers goes well with black leaves of ophio, I think 

Newsletter problem

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 16:47

Not in trash, spam or junk.....just aint coming 

Newsletter problem

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 13:12

Oky doky Dove 


Posted: 05/11/2015 at 13:11

Fairy....that's why I don't have wrinkles.......secret is in the steam 

milk?  I have gold  top to keep my cholesterol low.  3.1 at last count.  Love creamy milk, cheese, eggs, butter. I herd a diet rich in dairy is's  moovellous for me.  

Will divide and pot up a few hostas, geraniums and heucheras later 

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My first

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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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