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scotch spanish broom
it keeps coming back spanish broom is like a hydra what do you use to get rid of broom? I have never had broom in my garden. However, I have had other persistent weeds. Roundup can be your friend....
2 days ago 9
 
Solutions to root rot of Echeveria Simonoasa
When Echeveria Simonoasa appeared the phenomenon of roots rotted, we need timely prune the rotten root. Keep health roots soaking in 1000 times of carbendazim medicament, choose high porous drainage...
1 month ago
 
English-style Formal Gardens
When it comes to "cross-pollination," it's for more than just the bees! The English have long been renowned for their landscape gardening, with countless fantastic examples. But did you know that some...
2 months ago 2
 
Ineffectiveness of hydrangea colourant
Last year I used hydrangea colourant to turn my deep pink mophead hydrangea blue. I diluted it in accordance with the instructions and applied it once a week from early May to early July. To my...
2 months ago
 
Can you change colour of a Japanese whisteria?
We Bought A Japanese wisteria and is supposed to be pink but it is white and against the sky it does not have the WOW effect. The pale white flowers look very ordinary and hardly visible against a...
3 months ago
 
can you germinate horse chestnuts?
I tried sprouting horse chestnuts several times with no success however it seems there must be a way. I had success with grocery store chestnuts, and even got one to grow outside for a couple years,...
3 months ago 5
 
Mantis 4 cycle Making metal on Metal sound
Hello Everyone, Im new to this group. Hope someone can help me. I left my Mantis 4 cycle tiller on its side in the back of the shed for about a month. The tiller starts up fine, no problem. When I...
4 months ago
 
Agapanthus , Sap causing itchy rash !
I didn't realise Agapanthas is rated as a highly poisonous had been planted 20 yes ago and not pruned It's over taken so I decided with good tips from a magazine how to prune back. No mention of being...
5 months ago 3
 
is this poison ivy?
https://i.imgur.com/qkRbECv.jpg John Ozz writes: That looks a little funny. I did a Google search for: 3 leaves not poison ivy Take a look at the picture at the top of the search results, looks a lot...
5 months ago 4
 
Codyline Australis
Very young plant but stem in bending to one side! Can I stake it
6 months ago
 
Fake News [was: "You Should Never Pile Mulch Around A Tree In Your Yard"]
At Yahoo news, an article had the headline "You Should Never Pile Mulch Around A Tree In Your Yard". The article links to another one at Women's Health, but that one does not have the same headline...
6 months ago
 
Tomato plants with small, misshapen leaves
I have several tomato plants which are generally doing well. They are 5' tall in the northeast US. However, some of them have tiny, wrinkled leaves on the upper 2/3s of the plants, but the lower 1/3...
6 months ago 1
 
Canary Island Palm root ball
I have a 30 ft Canary Island Palm, 25 inch diameter main trunk at 2 ft from the ground. Main trunk is about 2 ft from a wall. it has not been maintained for years. Smaller trunks have come up all...
6 months ago 10
 
What kind of critter eats flowers?
Over the course of the last two weeks something has bitten off the stems of the flours on four different plants at about 4 to 8 inches and then bitten off and removed/eaten/dragged off the flowers...
6 months ago 3
 
Best gloves for thorny plants?
Any recommendations for a good, quality pair of gloves for pulling thistle, pruning thorny plants and such? Prefer elbow-length and full protection against the sharp buggers. I'm in northeastern U.S....
6 months ago 9