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Hi all ,im sorry for the bad pic as iv left it a bit late as the plant is now over its best But wot a bee and butterfly lover it is, sometimes 8 buzzers at one time , and the butterflies cover it right up to late evening , so we would like to plant more next year if i can find a name for it,SO help if poss and ava nice evening, cheers Alan.image


  • Alan4711Alan4711 Posts: 1,657





  • Forester2Forester2 Posts: 1,477

    Think it could be weigela.  Let's see what others come up with.

  • BamboogieBamboogie Posts: 239

    Smell the leaves, probably thyme or oregano.


  • Alan4711Alan4711 Posts: 1,657

    YES it smells a little minty  and tyhmey,so thyme it is ,now with that link iv found it in my book it looks like Thymus Bressingham,many thanks for all that folks, Cheers 

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,412

    I agree with Philippa, looks more like marjoram/oregano to me

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • Forester2Forester2 Posts: 1,477

    Sorry Alan I got that one badly wrong as I thought looked like it was a large shrub.  I'll get my coat.

  • TopbirdTopbird Posts: 8,327

    Great on pizza....

    Heaven is ... sitting in the garden with a G&T and a cat while watching the sun go down
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