Babb is now also dabbling in breeding with Aubrietia
, a winner of five races for his syndicate, having delivered a colt foal by Archipenko and shortly due to visit Bated Breath.
As |part of the Examiner Pride in Huddersfield campaign, pupils planted aubrietia
, mesembryanthemums, pansies and miniature conifers in tubs provided by the Denby Educational Foundation, an ancient charity established to help poor children in the village.
On Thursday I used one of my accounts to put a bet on Aubrietia
at Southwell for my wife.
SOUTHWELL race for the first time since November after a bleak winter with the weather and Aubrietia
can be fancied to give punters a nice boost in the Poker At coral.
The orange tip butterfly can be found amongst the aubrietia
in late spring, while the comma and small tortoiseshell like sedum.
QSome of my Aubrietia
plants have a hole in the middle.
Flowers on a wall A dry stone wall makes the perfect home for maidenhair ferns, alpines, creeping perennials such as aubrietia
and both spring-flowering and autumn-flowering gentians.
For butterflies try planting a variety of plants such as buddleia, ice plant (sedum), lavender, Michaelmas daisy, marjoram, red valerian, aubrietia
, scabious/field scabious, French marigold and hebe.
4AFTER they have flowered, trip alpines such as mossy saxifrages and aubrietia
to encourage fresh growth.
PLANT OF THE WEEK - Hepatica This pretty rockery plant, a member of the buttercup family, comes into flower long before the more well-known aubrietia
, alyssum and arabis, but is no less effective.
Perennial rockeries - alyssum saxatile, arabis, aubrietia
, bellis perennis, maiden pinks.
McCabe back in the swing Trainer Alan McCabe marked the reopening of his local course with a winner as tough filly Aubrietia
made it three wins from her last four outings in the 6f handicap.