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WHAT'S LOOKING GOOD IN NOVEMBER 2018

Discussion in 'General Gardening Discussion' started by Zigs, Nov 1, 2018.

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    October thread here

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      Good morning everyone this is my first flower on this small shrub kindly suggested by my friend @Verdun for the half barrel:smile:
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        Lovely plant Woo......even better in spring n summer :)
         
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            Lovely arbutus @Zigs! Is it A. unedo or arachnoides? Does it have peeling bark?
             
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              Didn't look that close :doh:

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                Looks like unedo :blue thumb:

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                  Bark certainly has its own attraction.

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                  Especially a congregation of Jacquemontii
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                    It's difficult to see this properly until you change the way you focus on it

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                    The stem has those tiny white hair like prickles but the dark patches are giant thorns.

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                      Frost has got to some dahlias
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                      Whilst others are still thriving in sheltered positions
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                        The south facing side of our larger Katsura
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                        And the north facing side.
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