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the cat jumped on it as a way upto the fence


By Minxy

Bedfordshire, United Kingdom Gb

wow,thanks everyone ,your all so kind and a newby as you prob guess,but im well pleased you are all here for people like me,i really am gratefull...x~x

On plant Dicksonia antarctica

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Hopefully the liquid is just sap from the broken frond, and will stop. More fronds should arrive over time - you can always try giving it a shot of sugary water.

25 May, 2010


looks like it has life in the middle there but its hard to say.

25 May, 2010


It looks healthy Bamboo says...give it a good drink of sugary water....Make sure you keep the trunk well watered too......

25 May, 2010


here here as it goes there isnt much life in the trunk most of the growth is in the top. even the roots are more for holding it up than for getting goodness.

25 May, 2010


thank you all for great advice,im a newby and i love it here...thank you.,x~x

25 May, 2010


your welcome xx

25 May, 2010


No topgrowth from the trunk, Noseypotter, that's right, but you have to keep the trunk watered or sprayed - it's covered in roots which need water.

26 May, 2010


ok thanx

26 May, 2010

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