cairnsie


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Seeds are up

Posted: 07/04/2013 at 21:19

Anyone growing delphiniums, is it normal for stems to be quite fragile. Got plenty growing now and the plants are getting bigger with the better weather. Lost a few lobelia to the cold but everything else seems fine so far however my lobelia cardinalis have stayed quite small for the time being. my dahlia tuber has sprouted also.

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 05/04/2013 at 18:59

about 7 so quite alot i just needs a few to boost what i have already grown

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 05/04/2013 at 18:10

i have bought 3 inch pots for a pound with quite a few sweet peas in from b &q do i seperate them now, when i plant them or leave them together?

/thanks

Advice

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 17:26

Agree with you on the liddle seed compost £1.50 for 20 litres i am very pleased with it. Its good stuff.

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 17:13

I have had 1 germinate so far. I can see b&q calling lol. Could it be too warm its 25 degrees in the room due to the sun shining through the window. I know its not the best temerature but if anything i would have thought it would have speeded up germination.

Californian Poppy

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 16:55

Tell me about it!

Californian Poppy

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 16:51

Ok thanks for the advice ill hold off for a little while as its colder than normal at the moment. It recommended april on the instructions.

Thanks

Standard Rose

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 16:40

I got one for ebay november last year its probabbly too big for a pot but was of good quality and paid £25. There now £28 for bunkers hill garden shop oxford on ebay. There bare root roses were of good quality and better than the ones i got from parkers

Californian Poppy

Posted: 04/04/2013 at 16:35

I have some poppy seeds but am unsure when to sow them outside as its still cold. Will they be ok if i sow them now.

Lupins

Posted: 03/04/2013 at 21:48

2 of mine have sprouted at the moment however one hasnt but i bought it for virtually nothing as it was dying and i hoped it would survive.

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