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Topic # 229241 14-Feb-2018 11:03
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moved into new home, saw a plant that never know before, if someone know please inform me about this plant & how to help her from poisoning(someone did spraying weed killer), will be apreciated,

 

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  Reply # 1956932 14-Feb-2018 11:47
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Thats a peony.   

 

The whole plant will die down, so wait until the whole thing goes brown before trimming the unsightly leaves etc.

 

It will come to life in spring.  Give it a bit of blood and bone during spring.

 

 

 

As for the poisoning you may have missed the opportunity to hose down the plant with plenty of water.

 

Weedkillers target most weeds and you might be lucky and the plant may survive. 




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  Reply # 1956937 14-Feb-2018 11:54
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blood & bone?

 

from animal?

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1956946 14-Feb-2018 12:03
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tkgit:

 

blood & bone?

 

from animal?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ha Ha   yes .  

 

Buy it from a garden centre or the Warehouse.  Or use slow release gplant fertiliser.  




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  Reply # 1956950 14-Feb-2018 12:06
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great, thankyou so much


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  Reply # 1956952 14-Feb-2018 12:08
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tkgit:

 

blood & bone?

 

from animal?

 

 

 

 

I'd really like to see a picture of that on your plant. :)

 

But what he's referring to is this or something similar:

 

https://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/yates-thrive-natural-blood-and-bone-fertiliser-3kg/p/294834

 

 


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  Reply # 1957003 14-Feb-2018 12:18
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russelo:

 

tkgit:

 

blood & bone?

 

from animal?

 

 

 

 

I'd really like to see a picture of that on your plant. :)

 

But what he's referring to is this or something similar:

 

https://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/yates-thrive-natural-blood-and-bone-fertiliser-3kg/p/294834

 

 

 

 

Exactly Russelo   .   Thanks for clearing this.


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  Reply # 1957031 14-Feb-2018 12:59
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Do you know they got sprayed with weedkiller or were you assuming from the look of the leaves?



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  Reply # 1958166 14-Feb-2018 17:17
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qwertee:

 

russelo:

 

tkgit:

 

blood & bone?

 

from animal?

 

 

 

 

I'd really like to see a picture of that on your plant. :)

 

But what he's referring to is this or something similar:

 

https://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/yates-thrive-natural-blood-and-bone-fertiliser-3kg/p/294834

 

 

 

 

Exactly Russelo   .   Thanks for clearing this.

 

 

 

 

great thankyou




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  Reply # 1958169 14-Feb-2018 17:23
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Bung: Do you know they got sprayed with weedkiller or were you assuming from the look of the leaves?

 

 

 

I have evidence some weedkiller bottle in the shed, undone job randomly spraying everywhere in the garden(another rose plants same still suffer from poisoning) and the look of the leaves(from my gardening experience before I came to NZ)


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  Reply # 1958268 14-Feb-2018 19:15
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If you;re lucky it was just glyphosphate which is pretty useless on most plants and it will just lose some leaves and then come back to being fine.





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