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Postby agedgardener2 » Jun 01, 2009 9:05 pm

Some pictures of my garden The ferns are at their best now.For some reason the other pictures won't loadI'll try again in the AM JOY
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Re: June 1 pictures

Postby B_BQ » Jun 01, 2009 9:20 pm

I adore ferns at this time of year. They look so fresh and vibrant. Mine also are looking well, although the Ostrich ferns I planted in a boggy area didn't make it! :cry:
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Re: June 1 pictures

Postby Aigle » Jun 01, 2009 9:47 pm

I Love ostrich ferns. Lovely shot.

BB_Q I have mine in the moist, peaty area that has a lot of refugee pea gravel from my meighbout (so damp, but great drainage). They love it there and I have many babies I have to move due to a light change.

That soil is really very gravelly, so maybe you need a bit faster drainage? Just guessing here, I am not a fern expert, but I was suprised that I'd have to thin ferns each year.
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Re: June 1 pictures

Postby Eeyore » Jun 02, 2009 12:14 am

Lovely Joy!

Brenda, I've had problems with Ostrich Ferns too. It took quite a few tries to get them to "take". Good thing I got them for free from the neighbour!
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