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Tommy999Tommy999 Posts: 6


ive just moved into a house and have these plants growing outside in our front garden

could you please help identify them.

thank you 




  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 86,985

    The first one is a hardy geranium - there are many varieties, here are just a few 

    The second looks like Cerastium tomentosum, known as 'Snow in Summer'.  If you cut off the dead flower stems it will look much better.  


    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.

  • Ado AnnieAdo Annie Posts: 20

    Agree that the second one looks like Cerastium - I have a fair bit in my garden. It is a very good ground cover but as Dove has said need to be cut back after flowering.

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