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Perennial Foxglove?????

Posted: 06/05/2013 at 19:55

I have bought some foxglove polka dot large plants for 2 pound from my local nursery they are suppost to be truely perrenial hardy and also sterile and look very similar to the foxglove illumination pink. They much cheaper just a heads up if anyone is wanting to replace there dead ones.

Digitalis

Posted: 03/05/2013 at 16:39

I found a foxglove called polkadot pippa which is similar in colour to the illumation pink, supposedly perrenial and is sterile. I bought a large one for £2 at my local nursery. Anyone ever grown one the follage is different to a normal foxglove.

The one on the right is the polkadot variety

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/23035.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

Floppy Cornflower seedlings

Posted: 02/05/2013 at 20:47

They have actually being grown in a mini greenhouse but they are on the middle shelf so perhaps its light thatnks for the reply

 

Floppy Cornflower seedlings

Posted: 02/05/2013 at 18:39

I have some cornflower seedlings they are only a couple of inches high but are a bit floppy. Is this normal or am i doing somthing wrong.

Your top performing MAUVE or PURPLE clematis!

Posted: 27/04/2013 at 18:24

I have a president which has lovely flowers.

I planted these bulbs ages ago and cant remember what they are

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 17:08

Looks like it when i have searched the net. Thanks very much!!

I planted these bulbs ages ago and cant remember what they are

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 16:58

Thanks for all the help

I planted these bulbs ages ago and cant remember what they are

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 16:56

Found them http://www.nodiggardener.co.uk/2013/04/scruffy-bulbs.html if you scroll down to the white flowers thats definately them.

I planted these bulbs ages ago and cant remember what they are

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 16:54

I did buy dwarf tulips and i wonder if its just them as the follage is similar to my larger tulips. I just know i didnt by anything named star of bethlehem or Ornithogalum umbellatum but i did buy dwarf tulips

 

I planted these bulbs ages ago and cant remember what they are

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 16:45

Thanks for all the replys

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