cairnsie


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The best multi purpose compost this year

Posted: 17/03/2014 at 22:49

I bought the 120 litre verve b&q compost this year and it was good stuff night and day better than last years compost.

What plants do you use to ensure clematis roots are in the shade?

Posted: 17/03/2014 at 22:40

The thing with clematis is you don't want to plant something that's going to compete too much with the clematis roots. So don't plant anything too close or deep rooted . Even though roses go lovely with clematis its important to have a reasonable planting distance. I have mini hebes infront of some of mine and that seems to work well. I also use annuals such as snap dragon or bedding dahlia, carnations but again keep them a reasonable planting distance in front.

Campanula Isophylla

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 19:08

Aure I seen this in morrisons at on point last year very cheaply. They not there at the moment as I was looking for some campanula but worth keeping in mind,

nicotiana sowing

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 19:05

Thanks everyone I was looking at n.affinis as its a tad shorter and flowers sooner ill have ago and see how they turn out.

nicotiana sowing

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 17:33

Thanks nutcutlet I have a mini greenhouse or cold frame outside if I sow in pots in this will that be fine?

nicotiana sowing

Posted: 09/03/2014 at 17:24

Just curious about possible trying to grow this plant. Does it self sow and can I direct sow into the garden, Also if I start them indoors when is the best time. Thanks

Phlox paniculata bare rooted

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 20:22

Thanks for the help will do.

Phlox paniculata bare rooted

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 20:18

about a couple of inches square not very

Phlox paniculata bare rooted

Posted: 08/03/2014 at 20:12

I bought some bare rooted phlox paniculata for 1 pound at lidl. Do I plants them now straight into the soil pot them up in the house or mini greenhouse? Thanks for any help.

seedlings

Posted: 06/03/2014 at 22:11

Make sure you soak old pots and propagators for a while in water and bleach.

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