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  2. ARMANDII
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    WILD FLOWERS YOU HAVE SEEN OUT WHILE OUT WALKING - 2017

    The new thread for 2017:snorky:
    The new thread for 2017:snorky:
    The new thread for 2017:snorky:
    The new thread for 2017:snorky:
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  3. Zigs
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    Herb Identification

    You can cut lumps of the root to use for sauce and can also use it for starting a new plant. After having been there a long time it probably will have a lot of roots and may go down very...
    You can cut lumps of the root to use for sauce and can also use it for starting a new plant. After having been there a long time it probably will have a lot of roots and may go down very deep. If you really want to grow more I'd be inclined to leave a couple of inches of root attached to all...
    You can cut lumps of the root to use for sauce and can also use it for starting a new plant. After having been there a long time it probably will have a lot of roots and may go down very deep. If you really want to grow more I'd be inclined to...
    You can cut lumps of the root to use for sauce and can also use it for starting a new plant. After having been there a long time it probably will have a lot of roots and may go down very...
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  4. Zigs
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    Wildlife & Countyside act,code of conduct.

    I wonder if this point is handled by Scottish law, which is not the same as the law of England and Wales.
    I wonder if this point is handled by Scottish law, which is not the same as the law of England and Wales.
    I wonder if this point is handled by Scottish law, which is not the same as the law of England and Wales.
    I wonder if this point is handled by Scottish law, which is not the same as the law of England and Wales.
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  6. Zigs

    Wild flowers you have seen out walking 2016

    I can't remember if we had a fungus thread, if we have can admin move these, if not I guess they won't do any harm here! Just a few of what we saw on a U3A nature walk at Culpepper's Dish....
    I can't remember if we had a fungus thread, if we have can admin move these, if not I guess they won't do any harm here! Just a few of what we saw on a U3A nature walk at Culpepper's Dish. Dorset. Bracket Fungus. Mini Brackets. Fly Agaric. A 'Beech' something or other! Amethyst...
    I can't remember if we had a fungus thread, if we have can admin move these, if not I guess they won't do any harm here! Just a few of what we saw on a U3A nature walk at Culpepper's Dish. Dorset. Bracket Fungus. Mini Brackets. Fly...
    I can't remember if we had a fungus thread, if we have can admin move these, if not I guess they won't do any harm here! Just a few of what we saw on a U3A nature walk at Culpepper's Dish....
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  7. Zigs

    Clean Air

    Lichen growing on a Hawthorn :)
    Lichen growing on a Hawthorn :)
    Lichen growing on a Hawthorn :)
    Lichen growing on a Hawthorn :)
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  8. ChrisLincoln

    My Sickly Rosemary

    No pupa, but I think I found one of the offending caterpillars though. I just went round and cut off all the clumps, and opened each individually... most were empty, but one of them had a...
    No pupa, but I think I found one of the offending caterpillars though. I just went round and cut off all the clumps, and opened each individually... most were empty, but one of them had a dead-looking, dried-up worm thing... Im wondering if they have done their damage, been and gone...
    No pupa, but I think I found one of the offending caterpillars though. I just went round and cut off all the clumps, and opened each individually... most were empty, but one of them had a dead-looking, dried-up worm thing... Im wondering if they...
    No pupa, but I think I found one of the offending caterpillars though. I just went round and cut off all the clumps, and opened each individually... most were empty, but one of them had a...
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  9. Zigs
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    Tamarisk Farm Wildflower walk

    Another chance to see the wild flowers (and other stuff) at Tamarisk Farm's Open Day on Sunday 7th August 2016 ... 10.30am - 4pm But another event I'll miss due to committing myself to take our...
    Another chance to see the wild flowers (and other stuff) at Tamarisk Farm's Open Day on Sunday 7th August 2016 ... 10.30am - 4pm But another event I'll miss due to committing myself to take our daughter to work at a local NT property.
    Another chance to see the wild flowers (and other stuff) at Tamarisk Farm's Open Day on Sunday 7th August 2016 ... 10.30am - 4pm But another event I'll miss due to committing myself to take our daughter to work at a local NT property.
    Another chance to see the wild flowers (and other stuff) at Tamarisk Farm's Open Day on Sunday 7th August 2016 ... 10.30am - 4pm But another event I'll miss due to committing myself to take our...
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  10. Murf83

    Can anyone help ID this flower please?

    Yes!!!! It is a great Willowherb! When I went back and looked in my book, I had missed it the first time because they're main photo of it appeared more purple. But that's definitely what it is!...
    Yes!!!! It is a great Willowherb! When I went back and looked in my book, I had missed it the first time because they're main photo of it appeared more purple. But that's definitely what it is! Thanks!!!!
    Yes!!!! It is a great Willowherb! When I went back and looked in my book, I had missed it the first time because they're main photo of it appeared more purple. But that's definitely what it is! Thanks!!!!
    Yes!!!! It is a great Willowherb! When I went back and looked in my book, I had missed it the first time because they're main photo of it appeared more purple. But that's definitely what it is!...
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  11. Andy567

    Question on Comfrey

    Probably not too late to grow it this year if you wanted to :) I have found it really useful for bringing on plants ive not had much luck with in the past. Ive added some comfrey leaves in the...
    Probably not too late to grow it this year if you wanted to :) I have found it really useful for bringing on plants ive not had much luck with in the past. Ive added some comfrey leaves in the bottom of the pot for aubergine that made it come on really well. And wrapping a seed potato in a...
    Probably not too late to grow it this year if you wanted to :) I have found it really useful for bringing on plants ive not had much luck with in the past. Ive added some comfrey leaves in the bottom of the pot for aubergine that made it come on...
    Probably not too late to grow it this year if you wanted to :) I have found it really useful for bringing on plants ive not had much luck with in the past. Ive added some comfrey leaves in the...
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  12. Frxv300

    My herbs

    Here is a few of my herbs. Frank my Plants and creatures channel.
    Here is a few of my herbs. Frank my Plants and creatures channel.
    Here is a few of my herbs. Frank my Plants and creatures channel.
    Here is a few of my herbs. Frank my Plants and creatures channel.
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  13. Shaneoak

    Growing Cornflowers

    I have a few small plants grown from seed last autumn, planted them out the other day. Will have to see if they amount to much.
    I have a few small plants grown from seed last autumn, planted them out the other day. Will have to see if they amount to much.
    I have a few small plants grown from seed last autumn, planted them out the other day. Will have to see if they amount to much.
    I have a few small plants grown from seed last autumn, planted them out the other day. Will have to see if they amount to much.
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  14. "M"

    Grow Wild (Kew) Seeds arrived ...

    Ahh that's lovely, thank you :) cannot wait to get into the new place and get going again.. fingers crossed they'll be fine!! :fingers crossed:
    Ahh that's lovely, thank you :) cannot wait to get into the new place and get going again.. fingers crossed they'll be fine!! :fingers crossed:
    Ahh that's lovely, thank you :) cannot wait to get into the new place and get going again.. fingers crossed they'll be fine!! :fingers crossed:
    Ahh that's lovely, thank you :) cannot wait to get into the new place and get going again.. fingers crossed they'll be fine!! :fingers crossed:
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  15. silu

    Germinating Parsley

    In fairness, the article does state dry on WAX paper so I guess they wont stick to that. But I have done the same as you scrungee for the last few years and it does work although it seems to take...
    In fairness, the article does state dry on WAX paper so I guess they wont stick to that. But I have done the same as you scrungee for the last few years and it does work although it seems to take forever. Thanks to zigs (and joolz) I still have a few packets of parsley seeds so I will start...
    In fairness, the article does state dry on WAX paper so I guess they wont stick to that. But I have done the same as you scrungee for the last few years and it does work although it seems to take forever. Thanks to zigs (and joolz) I still have...
    In fairness, the article does state dry on WAX paper so I guess they wont stick to that. But I have done the same as you scrungee for the last few years and it does work although it seems to take...
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  16. IceColdRum
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    All Things Minty!

    I have a rather nice unusual variegated mint that grows 50/50 green / white - assuming it comes back this year I will probably take some cuttings off it if you would like one ?
    I have a rather nice unusual variegated mint that grows 50/50 green / white - assuming it comes back this year I will probably take some cuttings off it if you would like one ?
    I have a rather nice unusual variegated mint that grows 50/50 green / white - assuming it comes back this year I will probably take some cuttings off it if you would like one ?
    I have a rather nice unusual variegated mint that grows 50/50 green / white - assuming it comes back this year I will probably take some cuttings off it if you would like one ?
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  17. IceColdRum
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    Herbs From Seed

    Herb troughs ( sorry ones in sun and ones in shade )
    Herb troughs ( sorry ones in sun and ones in shade )
    Herb troughs ( sorry ones in sun and ones in shade )
    Herb troughs ( sorry ones in sun and ones in shade )
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  18. Marley Farley

    Wild Flowers you have seen while out walking....!

    I'm glad you mentioned that as I hadn't noticed and I was thinking to myself that I've never seen Marsh Marigolds actually in water before :snork:
    I'm glad you mentioned that as I hadn't noticed and I was thinking to myself that I've never seen Marsh Marigolds actually in water before :snork:
    I'm glad you mentioned that as I hadn't noticed and I was thinking to myself that I've never seen Marsh Marigolds actually in water before :snork:
    I'm glad you mentioned that as I hadn't noticed and I was thinking to myself that I've never seen Marsh Marigolds actually in water before :snork:
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  19. RJeffries

    White powder on Mints?

    The white flecking on the leaves, or are we talking about white powder in the soil? The leaves look to me like insect attack, possibly aphids, have a close look underneath. It could just be...
    The white flecking on the leaves, or are we talking about white powder in the soil? The leaves look to me like insect attack, possibly aphids, have a close look underneath. It could just be normal and it will grow out as the plants get going stronger when it warms up.
    The white flecking on the leaves, or are we talking about white powder in the soil? The leaves look to me like insect attack, possibly aphids, have a close look underneath. It could just be normal and it will grow out as the plants get going...
    The white flecking on the leaves, or are we talking about white powder in the soil? The leaves look to me like insect attack, possibly aphids, have a close look underneath. It could just be...
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  20. MrsTea

    Bees' Corner advice

    I had massive problems with black aphids last year, to the point that the plants were so covered that I couldn't use them anymore :frown: . I tried picking them off at first but they soon became too...
    I had massive problems with black aphids last year, to the point that the plants were so covered that I couldn't use them anymore :frown: . I tried picking them off at first but they soon became too many. I didn't want to use any insecticides because I wanted to use the plant in the kitchen. I ended up...
    I had massive problems with black aphids last year, to the point that the plants were so covered that I couldn't use them anymore :frown: . I tried picking them off at first but they soon became too many. I didn't want to use any insecticides because I...
    I had massive problems with black aphids last year, to the point that the plants were so covered that I couldn't use them anymore :frown: . I tried picking them off at first but they soon became too...
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  21. BeeHappy
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    Thread to add your favorite Wildflowers..... & pics if you have any ;)

    Awwww. :wub2: :ThankYou:For taking part and enjoying the thread :goodpost:s and pics everyone....:dbgrtmb: I've really enjoyed catching up with them ..…more :star: awards :yay: to all taking part :thumbsup: ....please buzz by soon with more...
    Awwww. :wub2: :ThankYou:For taking part and enjoying the thread :goodpost:s and pics everyone....:dbgrtmb: I've really enjoyed catching up with them ..…more :star: awards :yay: to all taking part :thumbsup: ....please buzz by soon with more updates .....I LUv Luv Luvvvv reading them :hapydancsmil::hapydancsmil::hapydancsmil:
    Awwww. :wub2: :ThankYou:For taking part and enjoying the thread :goodpost:s and pics everyone....:dbgrtmb: I've really enjoyed catching up with them ..…more :star: awards :yay: to all taking part :thumbsup: ....please buzz by soon with more updates .....I LUv Luv Luvvvv reading them :hapydancsmil::hapydancsmil::hapydancsmil:
    Awwww. :wub2: :ThankYou:For taking part and enjoying the thread :goodpost:s and pics everyone....:dbgrtmb: I've really enjoyed catching up with them ..…more :star: awards :yay: to all taking part :thumbsup: ....please buzz by soon with more...
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  22. Sian in Belgium

    Wildflower seed mixes...

    Not any help to your question, our local community gardener planted quite a few areas last year with wild flower mix, they looked lovely, I got congratulated twice, being known as the local...
    Not any help to your question, our local community gardener planted quite a few areas last year with wild flower mix, they looked lovely, I got congratulated twice, being known as the local gardener. They started to sprout again this year, then I noticed them all strimmed down. I asked him why...
    Not any help to your question, our local community gardener planted quite a few areas last year with wild flower mix, they looked lovely, I got congratulated twice, being known as the local gardener. They started to sprout again this year, then...
    Not any help to your question, our local community gardener planted quite a few areas last year with wild flower mix, they looked lovely, I got congratulated twice, being known as the local...
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  23. Trunky

    Yellow wild flower ID please.

    And @Trunky :biggrin:
    And @Trunky :biggrin:
    And @Trunky :biggrin:
    And @Trunky :biggrin:
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  24. Mowerman

    Getting rid of Green Alkanet (Pentaglottis sempervirens).. help

    One of my customers' garden has this stuff growing all over the place in borders. The tap roots on it are like nothing I've ever seen. They are well over an inch thick and go down longer than a...
    One of my customers' garden has this stuff growing all over the place in borders. The tap roots on it are like nothing I've ever seen. They are well over an inch thick and go down longer than a trench shovel can reach. It's incredibly hard to get them out without snapping the bottom off as they...
    One of my customers' garden has this stuff growing all over the place in borders. The tap roots on it are like nothing I've ever seen. They are well over an inch thick and go down longer than a trench shovel can reach. It's incredibly hard to...
    One of my customers' garden has this stuff growing all over the place in borders. The tap roots on it are like nothing I've ever seen. They are well over an inch thick and go down longer than a...
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  25. Mowerman

    Your Top 5 Worst Weeds

    I find the roots get tangled:love30: any of my plants near couch grass I've just given up on:sad:
    I find the roots get tangled:love30: any of my plants near couch grass I've just given up on:sad:
    I find the roots get tangled:love30: any of my plants near couch grass I've just given up on:sad:
    I find the roots get tangled:love30: any of my plants near couch grass I've just given up on:sad:
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