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14/07/2012 at 14:06

My local branch of The Works is selling packets of Mr Fothergills vegetable and flower seeds at 4 for a pound. Sow by dates seem to range from 2012 to 2014. Just got myself some and will be going back for more!

14/07/2012 at 14:12

Thanks for the tip, I went to a GC this week that were selling seeds half-price so I bought some Winston Churchill sweet peas for next year, us gardeners are such optimists.

14/07/2012 at 18:23

Yes I did the same the last two years and they all worked well and at 50% of the usual price. Have bought some more ready for next year.  Bargain

14/07/2012 at 18:29

....  but surely next year will be wonderful, we all know that it always is?  Lots of half price seeds heading this way too.

14/07/2012 at 19:39

We live in hope! X

14/07/2012 at 20:27

I know, what a bargain I got loads. There were some that I wouldn't have thought of growing,  but you can't leave them there at that price. There's some great offers around, don't think I will need to buy any for next year.

But then again........ I love buying seeds and you can never have enough


14/07/2012 at 20:51

Thanks - Will pay the works a visit.

I bought some seeds whilst on holiday. So much cheaper in France and you get loads. Got 2g of heirloom toms-Cerise for about £1 and the sow by date isn't until 2017.    

15/07/2012 at 12:58

Wait till later on and the works offer them at 10p pct and the garden centre group on 1st sept start their sale and the seeds are usually 50p pct.

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