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  2. longk
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    Show us your houseplants in bloom now

    Columnea,Begonia rex
    Columnea,Begonia rex
    Columnea,Begonia rex
    Columnea,Begonia rex
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  3. longk
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    Gesneriaceae - share you photos, thoughts etc.

    Thank you Alisa :blue thumb:
    Thank you Alisa :blue thumb:
    Thank you Alisa :blue thumb:
    Thank you Alisa :blue thumb:
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  5. clueless1

    Bromeliad house plant care

    I'll try to get a pic or two on later. But I think I've been naughty with regard to watering, in that I forget for days on end, then give them a good soak when I remember. Their friend is a...
    I'll try to get a pic or two on later. But I think I've been naughty with regard to watering, in that I forget for days on end, then give them a good soak when I remember. Their friend is a massive spider plant, which thrives with the long dry spell followed by a drenching, and with spidey being...
    I'll try to get a pic or two on later. But I think I've been naughty with regard to watering, in that I forget for days on end, then give them a good soak when I remember. Their friend is a massive spider plant, which thrives with the long dry...
    I'll try to get a pic or two on later. But I think I've been naughty with regard to watering, in that I forget for days on end, then give them a good soak when I remember. Their friend is a...
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  6. Gail_68

    Hydrangea still fighting cold weather

    @Gail_68 How nice, you have very happy and fortunate neighbours to inherit one of your gawjus plants:imphrt:
    @Gail_68 How nice, you have very happy and fortunate neighbours to inherit one of your gawjus plants:imphrt:
    @Gail_68 How nice, you have very happy and fortunate neighbours to inherit one of your gawjus plants:imphrt:
    @Gail_68 How nice, you have very happy and fortunate neighbours to inherit one of your gawjus plants:imphrt:
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  7. Gail_68

    Weeping willow

    I'll add a couple of pic's later with the leafs now off and you can see how the branches interwove one another, with one sturdy them in the middle :)
    I'll add a couple of pic's later with the leafs now off and you can see how the branches interwove one another, with one sturdy them in the middle :)
    I'll add a couple of pic's later with the leafs now off and you can see how the branches interwove one another, with one sturdy them in the middle :)
    I'll add a couple of pic's later with the leafs now off and you can see how the branches interwove one another, with one sturdy them in the middle :)
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  8. Jimcub

    Pampas grass

    Members this is only one of three I purchased here's the other two...got not choice as what I was buying kept out growing the large pots with in a year and on the front garden two plants died...
    Members this is only one of three I purchased here's the other two...got not choice as what I was buying kept out growing the large pots with in a year and on the front garden two plants died where I put this one and people think they're real pepper plants?
    Members this is only one of three I purchased here's the other two...got not choice as what I was buying kept out growing the large pots with in a year and on the front garden two plants died where I put this one and people think they're real...
    Members this is only one of three I purchased here's the other two...got not choice as what I was buying kept out growing the large pots with in a year and on the front garden two plants died...
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  9. nikirushka

    Hard pruning a dracaena?

    Plants, even house plants notice day length and although tropical plants are used to shorter days than we get during summer they are also used to much longer days than we get mid winter. Normal...
    Plants, even house plants notice day length and although tropical plants are used to shorter days than we get during summer they are also used to much longer days than we get mid winter. Normal household lighting is unlikely to make up for the short day length.
    Plants, even house plants notice day length and although tropical plants are used to shorter days than we get during summer they are also used to much longer days than we get mid winter. Normal household lighting is unlikely to make up for the...
    Plants, even house plants notice day length and although tropical plants are used to shorter days than we get during summer they are also used to much longer days than we get mid winter. Normal...
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  10. Shaneoak

    Cutting Oriental poppies, delphiniums, and geraniums back in winter?

    two days ago, first frost. all the leaves on many plants and trees. all wilted from it. Guess what? The hardy geraniums all happy and up right, just a pure freshness in my garden, not fazed...
    two days ago, first frost. all the leaves on many plants and trees. all wilted from it. Guess what? The hardy geraniums all happy and up right, just a pure freshness in my garden, not fazed a bit.
    two days ago, first frost. all the leaves on many plants and trees. all wilted from it. Guess what? The hardy geraniums all happy and up right, just a pure freshness in my garden, not fazed a bit.
    two days ago, first frost. all the leaves on many plants and trees. all wilted from it. Guess what? The hardy geraniums all happy and up right, just a pure freshness in my garden, not fazed...
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  11. longk
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    Show us your houseplants in bloom now 2017

    Christmas cactus in full bloom. About 4 weeks ago I watered it for the first time in about 3 months so I think it is saying thanks. :huh: It was a gift from an elderly relative who is no longer here....
    Christmas cactus in full bloom. About 4 weeks ago I watered it for the first time in about 3 months so I think it is saying thanks. :huh: It was a gift from an elderly relative who is no longer here. Lovely reminder of her.
    Christmas cactus in full bloom. About 4 weeks ago I watered it for the first time in about 3 months so I think it is saying thanks. :huh: It was a gift from an elderly relative who is no longer here. Lovely reminder of her.
    Christmas cactus in full bloom. About 4 weeks ago I watered it for the first time in about 3 months so I think it is saying thanks. :huh: It was a gift from an elderly relative who is no longer here....
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  12. HanifaH

    Selling an Acer plant?

    :sign0016: to GC @HanifaH and congratulations on your new house and the added wonderful event of a precious new baby on the way :wub2: Very exciting times ahead of you in the near future for sure!There is no...
    :sign0016: to GC @HanifaH and congratulations on your new house and the added wonderful event of a precious new baby on the way :wub2: Very exciting times ahead of you in the near future for sure!There is no such thing as a "silly" question.okok.So, we have two issues?The first being the Acer: ...
    :sign0016: to GC @HanifaH and congratulations on your new house and the added wonderful event of a precious new baby on the way :wub2: Very exciting times ahead of you in the near future for sure!There is no such thing as a "silly" question.okok.So,...
    :sign0016: to GC @HanifaH and congratulations on your new house and the added wonderful event of a precious new baby on the way :wub2: Very exciting times ahead of you in the near future for sure!There is no...
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  13. silu

    Anybody know about Orchids?

    I am a member of the Northeastern New York Orchid Society. On our site we have a great resource for growing any type orchid.Orchid Care & Culture
    I am a member of the Northeastern New York Orchid Society. On our site we have a great resource for growing any type orchid.Orchid Care & Culture
    I am a member of the Northeastern New York Orchid Society. On our site we have a great resource for growing any type orchid.Orchid Care & Culture
    I am a member of the Northeastern New York Orchid Society. On our site we have a great resource for growing any type orchid.Orchid Care & Culture
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  14. FlymoDM

    Smelly flowers & plants

    He does! It's 15 per cent proof :whistle: :heehee:
    He does! It's 15 per cent proof :whistle: :heehee:
    He does! It's 15 per cent proof :whistle: :heehee:
    He does! It's 15 per cent proof :whistle: :heehee:
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  15. nikirushka

    Hard pruning a tamarix

    Nikirushka You can prune hard in spring. It will respond well. Thereafter, prune every year after flowering to keep it floriferous and compact. Low growers for dappled shade? I suggest brunneras...
    Nikirushka You can prune hard in spring. It will respond well. Thereafter, prune every year after flowering to keep it floriferous and compact. Low growers for dappled shade? I suggest brunneras ...there are some beauties; hadspen cream has delightful forgrt me not flowers in spring. ...
    Nikirushka You can prune hard in spring. It will respond well. Thereafter, prune every year after flowering to keep it floriferous and compact. Low growers for dappled shade? I suggest brunneras ...there are some beauties; hadspen cream has...
    Nikirushka You can prune hard in spring. It will respond well. Thereafter, prune every year after flowering to keep it floriferous and compact. Low growers for dappled shade? I suggest brunneras...
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  16. Paul Blackburn

    What to do with Sunflowers

    I put some over the compost heap a few days ago,I still have some in flower, i will leave these to help protect the bamboo and feed the birds through the winter.
    I put some over the compost heap a few days ago,I still have some in flower, i will leave these to help protect the bamboo and feed the birds through the winter.
    I put some over the compost heap a few days ago,I still have some in flower, i will leave these to help protect the bamboo and feed the birds through the winter.
    I put some over the compost heap a few days ago,I still have some in flower, i will leave these to help protect the bamboo and feed the birds through the winter.
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  17. clanless

    Cut flower ideas please

    Thanks everyone. Beehappy - those flower arrangements look fabulous :spinning:.ricky101 - good idea :blue thumb:- never thought about dried flowers - that way we can enjoy them during the dark Winter months as...
    Thanks everyone. Beehappy - those flower arrangements look fabulous :spinning:.ricky101 - good idea :blue thumb:- never thought about dried flowers - that way we can enjoy them during the dark Winter months as well.Clare G - out of the blue, I received a catalogue in the post from Sarah Raven - using the word...
    Thanks everyone. Beehappy - those flower arrangements look fabulous :spinning:.ricky101 - good idea :blue thumb:- never thought about dried flowers - that way we can enjoy them during the dark Winter months as well.Clare G - out of the blue, I received a catalogue...
    Thanks everyone. Beehappy - those flower arrangements look fabulous :spinning:.ricky101 - good idea :blue thumb:- never thought about dried flowers - that way we can enjoy them during the dark Winter months as...
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  18. NigelJ

    Cornus colour problem

    Superb colour if cut back hard though Nigel in spring. Winter stems....red, yellow, orange, whatever variety....are lovely :)
    Superb colour if cut back hard though Nigel in spring. Winter stems....red, yellow, orange, whatever variety....are lovely :)
    Superb colour if cut back hard though Nigel in spring. Winter stems....red, yellow, orange, whatever variety....are lovely :)
    Superb colour if cut back hard though Nigel in spring. Winter stems....red, yellow, orange, whatever variety....are lovely :)
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  19. karaman

    How should i protect verbascum in winter?

    thanks PaulB3, on reflection i think you are dead right! will make my life easier anyway having to worry about one less plant..... cheers, karaman
    thanks PaulB3, on reflection i think you are dead right! will make my life easier anyway having to worry about one less plant..... cheers, karaman
    thanks PaulB3, on reflection i think you are dead right! will make my life easier anyway having to worry about one less plant..... cheers, karaman
    thanks PaulB3, on reflection i think you are dead right! will make my life easier anyway having to worry about one less plant..... cheers, karaman
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  20. Linz

    Orchid baby

    The orchids I bought were reduced.. I try not to buy full price if I can help it :redface:Ah feel your pain, when I'm hovering over the cut flowers I notice people tend to go for the ones in full bloom...
    The orchids I bought were reduced.. I try not to buy full price if I can help it :redface:Ah feel your pain, when I'm hovering over the cut flowers I notice people tend to go for the ones in full bloom and I'm like, noooo go for the ones in bud!!
    The orchids I bought were reduced.. I try not to buy full price if I can help it :redface:Ah feel your pain, when I'm hovering over the cut flowers I notice people tend to go for the ones in full bloom and I'm like, noooo go for the ones in bud!!
    The orchids I bought were reduced.. I try not to buy full price if I can help it :redface:Ah feel your pain, when I'm hovering over the cut flowers I notice people tend to go for the ones in full bloom...
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  21. Shaneoak

    Tiny Delphinium's

    Hi VerdunI do't know how you upload pics onto here, however, the flowers came out in the end and were a lovely sky blue and dark purple, although, on 2 foot spikes. I'm not sure if i have been...
    Hi VerdunI do't know how you upload pics onto here, however, the flowers came out in the end and were a lovely sky blue and dark purple, although, on 2 foot spikes. I'm not sure if i have been sold dwarf Delp's . Infact they might even be Larkspur. Not sure.
    Hi VerdunI do't know how you upload pics onto here, however, the flowers came out in the end and were a lovely sky blue and dark purple, although, on 2 foot spikes. I'm not sure if i have been sold dwarf Delp's . Infact they might even be...
    Hi VerdunI do't know how you upload pics onto here, however, the flowers came out in the end and were a lovely sky blue and dark purple, although, on 2 foot spikes. I'm not sure if i have been...
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  22. Upsydaisy

    Orchid help please!

    Update!!!!! hubs has phoned to say that he let the orchid soak, as kindly instructed to by @ricky101,and amazingly the leaves are better!!!! Thanks so much for all the advice offered...have never...
    Update!!!!! hubs has phoned to say that he let the orchid soak, as kindly instructed to by @ricky101,and amazingly the leaves are better!!!! Thanks so much for all the advice offered...have never left it to stand in water before.....is this done as a drastic measure or is this the correct/best...
    Update!!!!! hubs has phoned to say that he let the orchid soak, as kindly instructed to by @ricky101,and amazingly the leaves are better!!!! Thanks so much for all the advice offered...have never left it to stand in water before.....is this done...
    Update!!!!! hubs has phoned to say that he let the orchid soak, as kindly instructed to by @ricky101,and amazingly the leaves are better!!!! Thanks so much for all the advice offered...have never...
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  23. Snowbaby

    Fuschia cuttings

    I just used a standard multi purpose one
    I just used a standard multi purpose one
    I just used a standard multi purpose one
    I just used a standard multi purpose one
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  24. Paul Blackburn

    Ideas wanted to grow Borage

    I grow the perennial pygmy borage (borago pygmea or laxifolia) bought from Cally Gardens. It is quite blue (though photo is lousy - cat was nudging my hand), and seeds quite enthusiastically...
    I grow the perennial pygmy borage (borago pygmea or laxifolia) bought from Cally Gardens. It is quite blue (though photo is lousy - cat was nudging my hand), and seeds quite enthusiastically though can be easily removed. This was growing between paving slabs... A useful little filler in the...
    I grow the perennial pygmy borage (borago pygmea or laxifolia) bought from Cally Gardens. It is quite blue (though photo is lousy - cat was nudging my hand), and seeds quite enthusiastically though can be easily removed. This was growing between...
    I grow the perennial pygmy borage (borago pygmea or laxifolia) bought from Cally Gardens. It is quite blue (though photo is lousy - cat was nudging my hand), and seeds quite enthusiastically...
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