Margot's Recent Activity

  1. Margot liked pmurphy's post in the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    A little more color appearing in the gardens... Dutch iris Variegated canna lily Portuguese squill Strawberry vine (female) And our...

    IMG_3724 - Iris hollandica 'Blue Pearl'.JPG IMG_3738 - Canna 'Wolf Song'.JPG IMG_3742 - Scilla peruviana,.JPG IMG_3768 - Schisandra grandiflora ‘Apricot Blush’.JPG IMG_3721.JPG May 13, 2021 at 11:01 PM
  2. Margot liked Georgia Strait's post in the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    An assorted tour today at the mainland coast - sunshine tho cool breeze off ocean ———- A few pale pink Rhodo - Mission Bells blossoms...

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  3. Margot replied to the thread Help identify. Planning a new garden..

    You wouldn't be thinking of Daphne laureola would you? I don't think it grows as tall as Prunus lusitanica.

    May 13, 2021 at 9:14 PM
  4. Margot replied to the thread Any guesses what we're looking at....

    I wouldn't bet any money on it but your photos remind me of an enthusiastic weed called Herb Robert, Geranium robertianum. Regardless,...

    May 13, 2021 at 9:09 PM
  5. Margot liked DavidB52's post in the thread Mother's Day: Time to Leave Tomatoes Out.

    A bit late (but I was too busy working in the garden): Mother's Day was yesterday (9 May 2021) and it is usually a rough guide to when...

    May 10, 2021 at 7:35 PM
  6. Margot liked pmurphy's post in the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    Today was a nice day to take photos... Box honeysuckle Akebia 'Silver Bells' Akebia 'Purple Haze' The terraced areas are filling in...

    IMG_3616 - Lonicera nitida 'May Green'.JPG IMG_3629 - Akebia quinata 'Silver Bells.JPG IMG_3654 - Akebia quinata 'Purple Haze'.JPG IMG_3658.JPG IMG_3661 - Pulsatilla vulgaris.JPG IMG_3663.JPG IMG_3692 - Loropetalum chinense 'Monraz'.JPG IMG_3695 - Oxalis deppei.JPG IMG_3707.JPG IMG_3674.JPG May 10, 2021 at 4:32 PM
  7. Margot replied to the thread Critters in my garden.

    Yes, intended - but there were far more than 2 bucks. It was their destructive rutting in October rather than munching on favourite...

    May 10, 2021 at 3:45 AM
  8. Margot replied to the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    Thanks for the explanations @Acerholic and @wcutler. I'll attach photos that way more often from now on.

    May 10, 2021 at 2:17 AM
  9. Margot replied to the thread In The Garden: Huge weed tree?.

    The most likely way that tree came to be growing under your Pine is that a bird sat in the pine after a nice meal of Rowan berries and,...

    May 9, 2021 at 9:31 PM
  10. Margot replied to the thread Garden flower ID #4.

    That's Lunaria annua, commonly known as Money Plant or Silver Dollar Plant because the seed pods look like coins.

    May 9, 2021 at 3:55 PM
  11. Margot liked Georgia Strait's post in the thread Only 7% of UK native woods are in a healthy state.

    I understand - turf (literally!) wars ———- I have always remembered this fantastic story fr a few yrs ago - I really like how it shows...

    May 9, 2021 at 1:51 PM
  12. Margot liked wcutler's post in the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    The word on the button is Thumbnail. There is a video showing how to do it at Attach photos and files. It's the second video, which...

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  13. Margot attached a file to the thread Critters in my garden.

    Now that Spring has arrived, we should expect to see more wildlife again in our gardens. A black bear is reported to be wandering...

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  14. Margot attached a file to the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    That's great! Thank you; I'll try a few right now. Margot 1. "For 2 bucks, I'd -- build a fence." That photo is about 10 years old...

    For 2 bucks, I'd . . . build a fence.png For 2 bucks, 10 years later..JPG Malus transitoria 'Raindrops; 05-2021.JPG May 9, 2021 at 11:34 AM
  15. Margot replied to the thread Virtual Garden Tour.

    Those a great photos, D. How do you show them without the IMG name, File size and Views info beside them?

    May 9, 2021 at 10:55 AM