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  • 20 Jan 2018
    I will wait for awhile while I research for the best time to start seeds in doors

  • 10 Dec 2017
    Hello there I just started gorwing jasmine about 3 months back hoping to capitalize on the scent as my neighbor is pretty smelly. Sunflower is growing pretty well from seedlings but out of 10, only 5 remained. 3 of them died due to transplant effo...

    Sunny 39°C / 102°F
  • 31 Jan 2017
    2nd 1mm 5th 18.5mm 6th 3mm 7th 9mm 15th 50mm 16th 2.5mm 22nd 13mm Total 97mm

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    14 Nov 2017
    Permaculture has been of interest to me for some time now. At the allotment garden we actually have the space to implement the layering of trees, shrubs and so forth, so it’s getting there. I found out the local nursery had all of this years...

    Pear 'Bonne Louise d'Avranches' , Kweepeer (peervormig) , and Kers 'Stella'

    Overcast 11°C / 52°F
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    13 Nov 2017
    Reluctantly decided to pull up the Iris Garden, as it had turned into the Ground Elder Garden. It could take a few years to dig it all out :(( Has any one else tried to get rid of Ground Elder? Have you got any advice?

    Iris garden

    Overcast 14°C / 57°F
  • 01 Nov 2017
    I received one as a gift. How do I keep it as a house plant through the winter?

  • 23 Oct 2017
    Planted alpine asters 3 years ago; plants seem healthy but don’t bloom. full sun, water in AM; fertilize 1x per year. What is causing lack of blooming?

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    03 Oct 2017
    Hi, I recently went on vacation in Palermo, Sicily and got a few seeds to this tree but I don’t know what it’s called. It has red beans inside of the kernel. If anyone can I identify it I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks

    Sunny 25°C / 77°F
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    03 Oct 2017
    The Busy Lizzies (Impatiens) I planted out in 3 small troughs on our balcony railings are now coming to the end of their lives. I will have to remove them next week to make way for the mini-Daffs & Crocuses I have “waiting in the wings&#...

    Self-sown Lobelia seedlings on balcony Dying and Busy Lizzies (Impatiens) bought for ba...

    Partly Sunny 14°C / 57°F
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    02 Oct 2017
    My Amaryllis are now saying goodbye to Beryl’s garden where they have spent the last 5 months. I started the hibernation process back in the middle of September this year. I asked my friend Gerry if he had a sheet of transparent plastic with...

    Amaryllis in Beryl's garden 2017 Moved

    Sunny 12°C / 54°F
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What's my plant?

Help other gardeners identify mystery plants in their gardens - take a look at the photos below and leave a comment with your guess.

  • Mullyjm's Lucky Bamboo
  • ShannonTheGreenThumb's Mini Roses
  • ShannonTheGreenThumb's Succulent4 - green long legged
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  • Madudhan's Fern
  • CDfolia's Iris - unknown maroon/gold
  • BasilKween's Established Indian Hawthorne
  • diwani's talig harap
  • diwani's Goldcrest
  • plantfriends's Mystery Cactus
  • philo's Rose