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    Quote Originally Posted by SueEllen View Post
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    You are suppose to prune (hack) Buddleia back to one -two feet every spring as it grows like a weed.
    Ah but globosa isn't the normal Buddleia, that is purple and grows anywhere even half way up walls.

    Parson Adam Buddle named several plants, including a large shrub with round orange flowers:



    Just found a great little website devoted to Buddleia plants:

    The Buddleja Garden

    and at last, an image of what the seedlings are supposed to look like, so I can distinguish these from the weeds:



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    Xog, Vodka is a grain spirit
    You can make it with spuds though, and lots of other things. Maybe I can make it from compost?
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    Quote Originally Posted by OwlHoot View Post
    Ah but globosa isn't the normal Buddleia, that is purple and grows anywhere even half way up walls.

    Parson Adam Buddle named several plants, including a large shrub with round orange flowers:



    Just found a great little website devoted to Buddleia plants:

    The Buddleja Garden

    and at last, an image of what the seedlings are supposed to look like, so I can distinguish these from the weeds:



    OH in "and next week Gardner's Question Time will be coming from ..." mode
    Glad you've been doing your homework.

    My buddleia is white though I was tempted by the tri-colour variety.
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    Quote Originally Posted by xoggoth View Post
    You can make it with spuds though, and lots of other things. Maybe I can make it from compost?
    Just don't try making it with the contents of your freezer, OK?
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