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Latest posts by cairnsie

Winter flowering violas

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 18:28

where was that, that is cheap, im growing my own but for £1.40 for 20 whats the point

Winter flowering violas

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 18:25

b&Q normally expensive is selling 20 for £5. There easy to grow from seed infact my garden has self sown seedlings sprouting at the minute. Supermarkets selling seeds for 70p etc

which climber

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 18:19

Would definately check them for buds as I thought one of mine was dead but its covered in buds now.

Seeds are up

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 18:06

let me know how you getting i can never get mine into the true leaf stage im on my third set. This time no lights just gonna leave them on the windowsill and I think they flower first year.

Daliah in pots?

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 17:32

Thanks for the advice thats brilliant ive bought a large pot and ill maybe start a tuber off and keep potting on. Ill sneak it in as the wifes moaning about all plants I have around the house. Ill put bamboo canes in for support and I have flexable ties.

Anyone reccomend a dinner plate variety?

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 17/03/2013 at 16:47

Started to snow here in sunderland but its 5 degrees outside so not lying at all. Wish it would brighten up.

Seeds are up

Posted: 16/03/2013 at 23:32

Ill keep them in for now thanks for that!

Seeds are up

Posted: 16/03/2013 at 23:04

When do you move your nasturtums outside im growing mine indoors at the moment as they only half hardy will they survive in my mini greenhouse or should i keep them on the windowsill as they getting big?

Has spring arrived for you yet?

Posted: 16/03/2013 at 18:10

amazing the difference on such a small island, my daffs etc are only just poking through up here in sunderland. Saying that im on the outskirts in the city centre they starting to bloom

Daliah in pots?

Posted: 14/03/2013 at 21:21

Thats great ill buy 1 and hope for the best brillant. Thanks for the brilliant advice.

Discussions started by cairnsie

Anybody watching The Big Allotment Challenge

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Anyone side planted pansies in baskets

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When to direct sow the following outside

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Black eyed susan/Dahlia seedling?

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Last Post: 21/03/2014 at 23:17

nicotiana sowing

Does this plant self sow 
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Last Post: 09/03/2014 at 22:48

Phlox paniculata bare rooted

when and how to plant 
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Last Post: 08/03/2014 at 20:26

What would survive in my mini greenhouse at the moment

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Last Post: 26/02/2014 at 18:55

Hollyhock queeny

Does it come true from seed? 
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Last Post: 20/02/2014 at 16:10

Dwarf sweet peas - best type

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Last Post: 26/01/2014 at 16:54

Cheap dahlia tubers

Where to order 
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Last Post: 19/01/2014 at 12:11

Begonia seeds

How difficult to grow 
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Last Post: 16/12/2013 at 22:03

Hybrid Tea rose Cuttings and Rose seeds

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Last Post: 19/09/2013 at 21:39


Is this normal for this time of year 
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ceanothus removal

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Aquilegia seeds

Sow in pots now? 
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