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What plant is this?

LaxitoLaxito Posts: 4

Hi guys

I am fairly new to gardening and am redesigning a border-but recently one plant that I was planning to get rid of has bloomed and the flowers attract hundreds of bees.anyone know what this is? 

Since it seems very beneficial I will keep it! 

Many thanks


Last edited: 10 June 2016 07:22:06



  • WaysideWayside Posts: 807


  • Nanny BeachNanny Beach Posts: 7,883

    yes, clever as us lot are we do need to see it!!!

  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 16,156

    Nutcutlet, where is the Crystal ball?


    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
  • LaxitoLaxito Posts: 4

    Hi Guys

    Sorry my phone would not attach an image, here it is

    Many thanks

  • LaxitoLaxito Posts: 4

    Its a woody shrub, before they open the flower hang like bells, and the bees love it. Its approx 1m high, and the same in width


  • Nanny BeachNanny Beach Posts: 7,883

    It looks from the flowers like a clematis, I cannot remember the variety.

  • LaxitoLaxito Posts: 4
    Alan Clark2 says:


    See original post

     Wow - that was quick! I was searching forever with flower identifiers, and should have just asked!

    Many thanks


  • i have one myself, but I hadn't noticed that the bees like it, although it is still quite small. Mine has just started flowering so I will keep an eye on it.

  • It's lovely don't know this one my favourite is Magician.

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