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13/09/2012 at 22:16

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/11632.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

not a good angle but I planted afew of these & they either died or slugs got at them..today has actually got a flower. Like a daisy (red) petals are folded like tubular in shape. very pretty indeed. do I collect seed , will it come up again . thanks

13/09/2012 at 22:25

It looks like a Cosmos to me, there's a thread with advice and pictures below.

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/plants/keeping-cosmos/5312.html

13/09/2012 at 22:36

thanks for that.. not boasting but mine looks far prettier than the photo on that forum..must take a pic of mine & post it here...

13/09/2012 at 23:02

Opps, how many regular posters have you offended? I cannot wait to see your photo.

13/09/2012 at 23:09

C U 2moro...

14/09/2012 at 07:52
By the description, it's most likely cosmos v. Seashell. I don't know if they come true from seed.
15/09/2012 at 12:10

unfortunately I have offended people.. so I apologise for my comments .. I have now been blocked for loading photos...such a shame...I was only very excited at my 1st one & only cosmos flower...

15/09/2012 at 12:25

You have not been blocked at all-the site is having problems

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/site-feedback/cant-upload-picture/5698.html

 

15/09/2012 at 12:29

oh, thanks for that.. am relieved as thought I had offended & been blocked by the site...have a good day

15/09/2012 at 16:44

I was looking forward to seeing your flower

18/09/2012 at 22:03

is loading photos STILL not working..? anyone any idea how long this will continue...!

 

21/09/2012 at 22:03

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/11945.jpg?width=288&height=350&mode=max

wow, well here is my cosmos...my one & only 1st flower..does anyone know name of it..  am hoping to do better next year..

22/09/2012 at 07:36
As I thought, cosmos 'seashell'. Very pretty.
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