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20/05/2014 at 20:38

Hi,

 

I planted some of these about a month ago, i think they are antirrhinum 'appeal yellow'. They don't look very well and the leaves are going yellow. Any ideas?

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46399.jpg?width=652&height=350&mode=max

 Thanks in advance!

20/05/2014 at 20:51

looks like something is attacking the roots

20/05/2014 at 20:52

Has it been very wet? they don't like it too wet on heavy soil

20/05/2014 at 21:10

It's always wet!Joking aside it was pretty wet the first couple of weeks after planting but it's been drier recently. So they don't need more water then? it's my first garden so i've planted a few different things to see what will grow well. maybe they're just not suited!

20/05/2014 at 21:48

that's great thanks, i'll see how they go

20/05/2014 at 23:54

I think they are simply  too wet.  Antirrhinums like it dry.  I would mum's a little soil toward the stem to encourage water run off.  And don't water, at all 

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