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Bamboo

Posted: 25/01/2014 at 00:03

Nice one panda. 

Rosemary hedging

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 23:57

Yes it would work

Another option is artemisia absinthium......think that's correct.....commonly known as lads love, boys love. Etc.  it's an aromatic erect semi evergreen shrub.  Lovely old fashioned thing.  Popular down here 

Today I feel so happy....

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 23:54

He can now get on with his life busy and be as happy as poss 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 23:47

Ain't going outside for no one..   Not with wild haggis out there. 

Punkdoc it's a horror show.....you in just those socks, a torch and my flattened hellebores 

Camera Corner

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:27

Interesting viewing David 

A new hedge

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:24

Euonymous aureus is a nice evergreen hedge.  Also Lonicera nitida Baggesons gold.

Holly is wildlife friendly.

I too would rip out that Leylandii ....they really want to grow as,large as possible so resent any belated treatments. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:19

Kept them open.....hee hee hee 

Bamboo

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:14

Philippa, yes.  Euphorbia griffithi, a lovely variety with beautiful red tinged foliage, became a nightmare popping up everywhere.  Artemisia limelight is even worse. 

Invasive plants are now banned here and new ones are always checked for such temdencies

Also a relative nightmare ..........pampas grass.  Thug like,sharp edged and over rated and under controlled generally.

Another relative nightmare .....my cousin. 

Bamboo

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:11

Philippa, yes.  Euphorbia griffithi, a lovely variety with beautiful red tinged foliage, became a nightmare popping up everywhere.  Artemisia limelight is even worse. 

Invasive plants are now banned here and new ones are always checked for such temdencies

Also a relative nightmare ..........pampas grass.  Thug like,sharp edged and over rated and under controlled generally.

Anti fungal help

Posted: 24/01/2014 at 21:00

Red,

Hygiene is the key word.  Clean fresh compost, sterilised pots, and good aeration with good  spacingshould be enough to provide healthy cuttimgs and plants.

Discussions started by Verdun

Serious reminder folks....

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Last Post: 25/03/2015 at 19:45

Smog going to get us?

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Farmyard manure ....what exactly is it these days?

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Last Post: 15/03/2015 at 21:06

Hey! What happened to eclipse today?

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Last Post: 14/03/2015 at 10:17

How cruel is this?

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Last Post: 14/03/2015 at 13:25

Favourite variety of your plants......

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Last Post: 10/03/2015 at 13:26

Coleonema

Anyone growing this? 
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Last Post: 03/03/2015 at 21:10

Associating hydrangea limelight,

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Last Post: 12/01/2015 at 17:06

Unusual red hot pokers......

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Last Post: 10/01/2015 at 22:32

Mahonia soft caress

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Last Post: 14/01/2015 at 14:14

Dilemma........wot to choose?

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Last Post: 29/12/2014 at 11:03

For Stacey and others absent at mo...

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Last Post: 22/12/2014 at 12:30

Preposterous question....

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Last Post: 18/12/2014 at 22:27

It's a big worry......

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Last Post: 05/12/2014 at 12:09

Now then, now then....

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