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Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 22:18

Dove.....you understand.  It's not my greed.  It's  all about vitamins n minerals   And fidget's banana, sweet wine and syrup ....."attracting moths". ,  a likely story.  But I do drink lager to deter wood lice.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 21:28

Mrs Garden, 

I am but a simple fellow so I am confused. 

Incidentally your lobelias and the miscanthus like same moist comditions as well as associating (contrasting) well together

Fidget, cream, meringue and raspberries.  Unfortunately, one portion was not required so I,had to eat second helping.  I managed it though.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 20:46

Stacey

Bought another wild swan today.  Looks good.  You may be right about the over watering, ESP re the plugs.  

MrsGarden, miscamthus variegatus is the most eye catching foliage wise.......lovely white effect so let nobody palm you off

Beautiful day until it rained later this afternoon.   So disappointed about the rain I,had to eat a raspberry pavlova

Which is which please

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 17:26

Yes,but doing fab is sooooooo much better than just ok!!!

Which is which please

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 17:09

......and queen Victoria needs more moisture.  I grow it in my pool, for example.

Dahlias

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 13:53

foliage does not look so black in photo ...maybe sun maybe my phone

Dahlias

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 13:51

just taken photo

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/30530.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 

Dahlias

Posted: 05/09/2013 at 13:14

Ok donutsmrs

Ironically sun is very bright out there or I would do it now whilst I remember.  

Pyracantha problems

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 19:21

Yes there is a fungicide for,pyracantha scab. You seem to,have done all the right things.

Amy pears nearby?  Pears and pyracantha suffer the same scab so need to be kept well apart.

Jusf checked out that fmgicide....the chemical ingredient is myclobutanil and apparently there are a number of sprays on the market

Dahlias

Posted: 04/09/2013 at 19:09

Agree donutsmrs

I don't have my own collection but have a few.......they are complementing my grasses and other perennials perfectly. Twynings  After Eight is fabulous dahlia......near black foliage and simple white flowers.   

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