Search found 1530 matches: Gunnera

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by phatplants
Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:26 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Crews Hill today
Replies: 18
Views: 1207

Re: Crews Hill today

Thanks mate for the info/pics looking forward to going this morning. Will definitely grab a Gunnera and some grasses. Have a list of plants that I'll buy if I see them, otherwise it's pretty dangerous!!!
by samtobuk
Sun Mar 16, 2014 11:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Crews Hill today
Replies: 18
Views: 1207

Crews Hill today

... of decent larger specimens. Not too much in the way of tree ferns, decent selection of ground ferns, and some good sized cannas for £6 a go. Gunnera selection was impressive, some really large clumps - although as often seems to be the way some small/short leaves which don't seem to match ...
by simonjohn
Sat Mar 15, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Other Exotics
Topic: Gunnera manicata problem
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Re: Gunnera manicata problem

Thanks guys. I was thinking maybe something had a munch on it.
by Blairs
Sat Mar 15, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: Other Exotics
Topic: Gunnera manicata problem
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Re: Gunnera manicata problem

Either something has taken a bite or the leaf was damaged when it was emerging. It does not disfigure it too much. Some of mine end up like sieves after caterpillars get to them.
by phatplants
Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:50 am
Forum: Other Exotics
Topic: Gunnera manicata problem
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Re: Gunnera manicata problem

Looks like something has eaten holes in it...maybe?
by phatplants
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Any good garden centre in North London area?
Replies: 16
Views: 718

Re: Any good garden centre in North London area?

... while you're there I'd be most grateful!!!! They are very reasonable, with plenty of little treasures. Hoping to pick up one of their larger Gunnera Manicata, amongst a few other bits!!
by simonjohn
Wed Mar 12, 2014 8:35 pm
Forum: Other Exotics
Topic: Gunnera manicata problem
Replies: 3
Views: 716

Gunnera manicata problem

http://i262.photobucket.com/albums/ii10 ... gxllna.jpg can anyone help? what causes this to happen? only have this on one of my plants
by lulak10
Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Sue's teeny garden...progress
Replies: 7
Views: 654

Re: Sue's teeny garden...progress

... slopes towards the house and it also slopes across the garden from right to left - I wonder if I am just wasting my time! I have planted out a gunnera nearby as I have the space for it. At the moment it's tiny.
by Yorkshire Kris
Tue Mar 11, 2014 7:48 am
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Limp fatsia
Replies: 9
Views: 1436

Re: Limp fatsia

Move the fatsia and replace with a gunnera?
by PaulPlants
Mon Mar 10, 2014 8:05 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Spring clean
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Spring clean

Mr List - the Gunnera is standing there by itself. I did have to remove one HUGE leaf from the front of the border (and I took a week to pluck up the courage). But as it is planted on a north facing border it stretches tall to peer ...
by pdid
Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:45 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Spring clean
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Spring clean

PaulPlants wrote:Nigel - I've attached a pic of the Gunnera in August 2013 too... It was great
Great planting.

I'm yet to do my Spring tidy although everything is now unwrapped. It'll get done at the back end of March when I pot up canna and dahlia.
by Mr List
Mon Mar 10, 2014 1:15 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Spring clean
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Spring clean

how come the gunnera doesn't stretch forward and swamp the smaller plants?
do you do anything to keep it upright
by Springy
Fri Mar 07, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Gardeners World 2014
Replies: 52
Views: 2491

Re: Gardeners World 2014

Well we have lost all sound here and they are talking about cannas, gingers, dahlias and gunnera's by the look of it!!
Waited all winter for it and no sound!!

Oh wait a minute.....sound has now been restored! :roll:


Edit: just in time for Mr Don to talk about roses :twisted:
by PaulPlants
Fri Mar 07, 2014 7:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Spring clean
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Spring clean

Nigel - I've attached a pic of the Gunnera in August 2013 too... It was great
by PaulPlants
Fri Mar 07, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Spring clean
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Spring clean

... area to dip up and replant... I will do on my next day off (working in retail, weekends as most know them come rarely!). Nigel, I would say the Gunnera is slightly ahead of last year, but only by a week or two. I've attached a pic of it in May last year. I got some HUGE leave last year... Can't ...