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Name of plant which has engulfed the other plants?


 
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 4:37 pm    Post subject: Name of plant which has engulfed the other plants? Reply with quote

There is this plant growning in the back garden. I went away for three weeks, can back and it has pretty much engulfed the other plants and flowers.
I was wondering could anyone tell me what the name of it is please by this picture of it?





Thank you very much.

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 11:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Convolvulus / Bindweed

That is one hard weed to get rid of.

How to get rid of Convolvulus / Bindweed in an Irish garden?
http://www.gardenplansireland.com/forum/about95.html

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 11:35 pm    Post subject: Belfast Reply with quote

Thank you very very much for that, I think I found the answer in the link to the page you posted, so I'll give that a go.



Cheers Belfast.

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 24, 2009 4:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's a pity about the bindweed, it's flowers are beautiful Sad
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

convolvolus major the greater bindweed.
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