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I keep a list of all the cultivars and I have and seeing your post I thought I’d total up and it’s 170 different cultivars with 2 and 3 of certain...
Part shade, shaded in the morning but full afternoon sun and no leaf burn
Shiraz. Never had a problem with this one, no die back, good growth and great colour change through spring to autumn
I’ve been to Mallet Court, Mr Harris certainly knows his Maples.
I used to drive up to Chris Pattison once or twice a year, well worth the trip,...
I see you are also in Hampshire. Which specialists do you buy from?
I use Barthelemys in Wimborne, also RHS Wisley is pretty good and have...
Garden looking refreshed after all the recent rain here in the U.K
It’s a good doer, no dieback and takes sun.
unusual variegation on this one. Originally bought as a 1 year graft and grown quite well and been trouble free.
Great variegation this year.
Acer Palmatum Chikumane
Pictures of Ariadne in the rain.
I can’t find a thread for Chisio so here goes.
This is not Chisio Improved.
I’d add peat if I could find it and will be taking another look.
I used to use it years ago, it holds moisture well but doesn’t become saturated...
I buy a lot from Barthelemys and they use peat but I find it hard to find. They did tell me they are probably going to go peat free.
3 has more fertiliser so better for “mature” plants that will spend a long time in the pot.
I use 3, but split 50/50 with pine bark or composted...
Ukigumo definitely needs shade. I love this one and have 3.
Here’s a pic
I have seen both the first 2 names used. I have Kiyo-hime and it’s different to Little Princess, the leaves are not so tipped with red.
I’m a little different with watering regime, drips irrigation, twice a day for 10 minutes, water just starts to seep from the pot.
However, I only...
One day I really need to make the drive to Packhorse, you’ve recommended them to me before and looking at their site, it has to be on the must...
When at Barthelemys in Wimborne a couple of weeks back, they had 1 Year grafts and also older plants available.