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Hummingbird Hawk Moth

Sorry no photo of these delightful well-named Moths. I saw one 3 days ago in the...

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20 Aug, 2022
Siris

Billarderia longiflora

I grew these plants from seed and put the first of these twinning plants up the back...

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20 Aug, 2022
Siris

Lotus hirsutus

Lotus hirsutus is a small glaucus leaved shrub. I grew from seed flowered in June....

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7 Aug, 2022
Siris

In the Front garden

Group plantings in the front garden Left hand corner In front a Crinum, a bulb needing...

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18 Jul, 2022
Siris

Crepis incana - more a question.

Has anyone grown this plant from seed? I understood it produces sterile seed or seed...

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8 Jul, 2022
Siris

Creating more growing spaces.

UPWARDS, put in a tall stake and grow a Clematis up it. Gravetyre Beauty in this...

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7 Jul, 2022
Siris

Beloved of Butterflies

A pot of Aslepias tuberosa not fully open and already a butterfly has found it. Basking...

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6 Jul, 2022
Siris

My mini collections

- of hardy Penstemons. In the first 2 pics, Beech Park and Windsor Red, given to...

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1 Jul, 2022
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Borders in the back garden.

The conservatory border, shady. Hostas, Rodgersia, Lilies to the right. Just including...

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20 Jun, 2022
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Hemerocallis

Daylilies flowering yesterday The last 2 large flowered ones. Freewheelin, a huge...

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19 Jun, 2022
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Shady Area

On the right of the entry to the back garden an area of dry shade Podophyllum Spotty...

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14 Jun, 2022
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Sisyrinchiums

My collection of Sisyrinchiums. Firstly the tall ones Sisyrinchium palmifolium S....

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13 Jun, 2022
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