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Alina W

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sweet pea

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 13:10

Probably best in pots as they'll germinate faster than outdoors.

A few snow shots taken in the garden

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 13:09

Lovely shots


Posted: 21/04/2012 at 13:07

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Posted: 21/04/2012 at 13:04

I agree with Geoff - it's still too early. Not just in terms of cold, but the current wet spell - heavy rain will over-saturate them and beat down the plants.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 13:02

Started bright in North Yorks, but now raining, and expected to continue for the day - sigh.

I'm taking the time to tidy my house plants...

hair loss

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 12:57

Why not go for cress instead? It does grow faster.

Who else loves the humble sempervivum

Posted: 20/04/2012 at 21:35

I'm fond of them too, particularly for their leaf colours.

Hairy Bittercress control

Posted: 20/04/2012 at 21:33

I've found it's just a case of constant weeding before it can flower, as already said. Mulching the ground will keep it down until a fresh batch seeds, but you still have to be vigilant.

Talkback: Taking geranium cuttings

Posted: 20/04/2012 at 11:41

Give it a go - it's very rewarding

BBC Gardening Arrivals - Meeting Point

Posted: 20/04/2012 at 11:38

On holiday, I think.

Your tapes may take fractionally longer as they need to be dampened well - not that that should be a problem in the current weather!

Now, where's Grajean? I know she's joined here....

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