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Latest posts by Wintersong

Help, help, help! Just tipped a tin of paint over my lawn

Posted: 18/06/2013 at 13:08

Yeah, have fun on your open day

Wild Bee swarm in my Garden

Posted: 17/06/2013 at 23:17

Oh how wonderful!

I saw one close up many years ago that was lodged in a tree beside a path.

Long may the new queen rule!

Summer has arrived

Posted: 16/06/2013 at 21:16

I really love the lime coloured Heucheras.

I have 'Lime Ricky' that was slow to establish after I divided a single specimen. Only two survived and are still  homeless since placing them out of sunlight is proving tricky

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 19:11
little-ann wrote (see)

Wintersong i cant find mrs bateman only miss bateman and she is white, i have looked on taylors and the rhs 


Oops, I meant Miss Bateman of course  and I didn't read that it's pinkish, not white.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 18:50

Mrs Bateman has purple stamens and green bars

Help my clem is dying!

Posted: 14/06/2013 at 13:49

Don't throw it away. Just let it be and it will reshoot from beneath the soil either later this year or early next year with more shoots than before

sky high plants

Posted: 13/06/2013 at 14:43

Soil is definitely a factor, cultivar is also a consideration, some delphiniums are not called dwarf without good reason

best foliage perennial plant for the garden

Posted: 13/06/2013 at 11:24

That's a beautiful combo Verdun, I'm sold

best foliage perennial plant for the garden

Posted: 13/06/2013 at 00:10

I've always wanted that plant Matty2 but never found it on foot, perhaps I will look for it online now you have reminded me

best foliage perennial plant for the garden

Posted: 12/06/2013 at 21:03

P.S Ferns too, amazing colour changes that I just love. I'll shut up now

Discussions started by Wintersong

How to beat Botrytis?

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Whats wrong with my hosta?

It's half the size of last year 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 15:46

Before and After

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Last Post: 01/06/2013 at 12:23

June in Your Garden!

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Last Post: 31/05/2012 at 21:22

Chelsea Chop

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Last Post: 20/05/2012 at 19:01

What's it like in your garden?

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Last Post: 05/05/2012 at 23:16

Ooh ooh so excited!

New border 
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Last Post: 25/04/2012 at 20:35

Talkback: Informal planting

Andy said "Basically, it’s like a collage of pictures stuck on a bit of paper, except I do it in Powerpoint on a computer." It's an incredi... 
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Last Post: 23/04/2012 at 18:24

Why Miss Bateman?

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Last Post: 17/05/2012 at 19:08

Phormium newbie

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Last Post: 15/04/2012 at 09:45
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