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

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 15:58

I agree the flowers look extremely similar however te follage doesnt appear to match however it could just be that mine are only in the first year of planting. Thanks for the replys

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

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 15:00

Sorry Flowering rose i cant see your reply

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

Posted: 24/04/2013 at 14:48

As the title explains please could you have a look and identify the bulb. would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks 

 

Some general help for a beginner with growing/repotting seedlings please??

Posted: 22/04/2013 at 12:02

I am growing cestrum tomentosum and have been since september and out of everything i have grown its done the best they are quite big in the pots now. I generally prick my seedings when they develop there first set of true leaves (their second set of leaves) and put them in larger cell trays or small pots. Each plant is different as for instance my pansys are in my unheated greenhouse but i am growing my dahlias, marigolds, indoors still as they are not hardy. Someplants grow leggy in heat and other prefer cold so its really a plant by plant thing but theres plenty of information on the net. As for potting on again its a plant by plant thing but generally they will start to look big in the pot and then its time to pot on. I am sure someone will know alot more than me.

Clematus montana or triffid?

Posted: 21/04/2013 at 19:12

Cut it back after it has flowered that way it still may flower next year as it only flowers on last years wood

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 19/04/2013 at 23:42

Mine are all planted up today i just had enough for what i needed so pleased i got a few more to germinate also. looking forward to the display.

Morrisions

Posted: 19/04/2013 at 23:17

Just bought some astilbe plug plants 6 for 2 pound seemed reasonable

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