Verdun


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What are your fav salvias, heucheras and hardy geraniums

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 22:38

Ah, thanks papi jo....obvious now you explain it. 


no, neither Amistad nor Embers Wish need staking.  Sturdy and self supporting despite last year Amistad exceeding 7' .

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Posted: 17/08/2016 at 22:33

Oh!  Just read back.  And the cleverclogs is...........


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nobody.


I thought it was quite simple 

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Posted: 17/08/2016 at 22:31

PP, how did you make a connection?


wrong.  

What are your fav salvias, heucheras and hardy geraniums

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 21:54

Newb,


the patens group is the bluest......from pale sky blue to the darkest rich blue;  all true blues without any purple taint.  


"Stacking" ?  How do you mean that?


Amistad and Embers Wish are taller more vigorous ....can post pictures if wanted.  Amistad will grow 6' plus; Embers slightly less tall. 

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Posted: 17/08/2016 at 20:46

No, 

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Posted: 17/08/2016 at 20:33

Blimey!  Stymied everyone 

Patchy lawn

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 20:18

Did you treat the fence there Stuart?    Possible continuous run off ?  


How about making that pebble strip a little wider to incorporate that affected area? 

Hebe and Euonymus - Back to front?

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 19:29

Tennuissima is not much to look at out of flower.  Elymus magellanicus is a glorious evergreen glaucous blue...colour of juvenile eucaluptus leaves.....and would match your colour scheme perfectly 

Escalllonia

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 19:23

It is what I think Ellen.  Not really a pot plant 

do I cut back hellebores, if so when?

Posted: 17/08/2016 at 19:21

The fun, Fairy, is in seeing those big fat coloured buds emerging from the ground.  .  With foliage you would not see them. 


Does no harm whatsoever to remove leaves but I do remove summer flowers....they are lost when surrounding summer perennials are flowering anyway.  Removing summer flowers helps hellebores to build up for their season of flowering 

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