My Team

A couple of weeks ago I split my sarracenias.  (I'll never father children now).  Potted them up and now have eight of them dotted around the staging of the greenhouse. Whilst potting them on, I noticed how the base of one of the old pitchers had split to reveal its contents.  Pretty gruesome but also … Continue reading My Team

Greenhouse Pesky Pest Control

Venus Fly Trap (Dionaea muscipula) I have two venus flytraps in the Priory greenhouse.  They are working plants (standard terms and conditions) and help to keep down the insect numbers (I don't use any pesticides).  You can buy yellow, sticky sheets to hang up in greenhouses.  Attracted by the bright yellow colour, flies etc investigate, … Continue reading Greenhouse Pesky Pest Control