Latest posts by Verdun

Wilting oregano and parsley!

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 19:40

Possibly carrot fly on parsley but not of planted very recently.

my parsley does well on normal to dry soil. ,

What ate my leucanthemum flowers?

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 13:52

My favourite leucanthemum Leymoor Lad.  I have a couple and they will grow taller in better soil.  

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 12:39

Hey lass, looking lovely 

Fruit bushes with bindweed treated with glyphosate

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 12:35

Not looking good Pat.  Wait for a few weeks before you do anything.

your husband is not the only glyphosate hooligan.  I put in a lawn a few years back for someone and last year,"to get rid of the weeds" she sprayed glyphosate on them. 

The weeds have has the grass.  "No" I told her.......I wont do the grass again.

Is this an arrogance?

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 07:41

Ooooo, Steve has put me in my place .  

I do have an MR in front of my name 

The Instant Gardener

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 07:38

Not seen the Instant Gardener yet but have recorded it


Posted: 21/07/2015 at 07:36

Hello forkers.

nice n sunny and hardly any wind.  Quite humid last night.

(ssssh!  Ordered a couple more plants last night.....kniphofias are attracting me.  Tawney King esp. .....I'll pop in for some free meals somewhere to pay for them!)

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 07:26

calamagrostis Overdam behind deschampsia goldtau

 ....doesn't capture how tactile these grasses are

I have a variegation issue!

Posted: 20/07/2015 at 23:19

Like my variegated stuff Tetley.  Like greens too 


Posted: 20/07/2015 at 23:16

Have you returned to advanced editor and clicked "save changes"? Busy?

Discussions started by Verdun

Tonight DIY... gt Ormond St Hospital

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Well, he won but.....

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Sssssssscared or what?

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What is an all year round garden?

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Shakes you...

Not a Michael Buble fan really.... 
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Those blowsy, shapeless things.....

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Last Post: 30/10/2016 at 17:13

Nice gesture but maybe more?

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How ruthless???

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Last Post: 25/09/2016 at 22:00

£3 99 or 39p?

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Last Post: 20/09/2016 at 17:10

HEY! This aint right!

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Last Post: 14/09/2016 at 17:25

Cosmos xanthos

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Those who don't have grasses!

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Where are they coming from?

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New GW...??

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