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How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 17:00

Has to be the compost then BB - at least it was a plant seed and not a lump of wood, glass or worse that others seem to be finding in their compost these days 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:48

I'm pretty certain that it will have been in the compost, or somehow it blew, drifted or was carried to your seed tray! 

Spring bulbs lifted from pots

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:44

Yes, absolutely fine to plant them in the borders - I usually let them dry off in the mini greenhouse and plant them in the garden in the autumn. 

Alcofrolic fruits for Christmas

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:29

Just thought I'd remind us of all the possibilities for fruit this summer .............. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:28

Have both KEF  - what about a Rosé Float 

Buy the way, fruit growers, don't forget to make some Raspberry Vodka this summer - virtually medicinal when drizzled over ice cream 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:25

I think it's unlikely that seeds of poisonous ornamentals would be packed in the same  processing plant as seeds of vegetables.  

Someone, somewhere will have done a risk assessment 

Honeysuckle not flowering

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 16:22

I agree with Dave - sometimes plants by a fence can be in a 'rain shadow' and although there is rain, not enough of it falls close to the fence. 

Clearing a garden

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 15:53

Gallup is a formulation designed for use by professionals - I've not used it.  Sorry. 

 I know it was recommended to you by someone who appears to no longer be posting on this board.  I hope there's someone else on here who can help you.

Tomatoes

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 15:49

Chaz  see this thread http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/problem-solving/tomatoes/386242.html 

How often do you buy seeds and it's NOT what the packet said?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 15:48
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

They look like a mustard-type leaf to me - often included in mixes of salad leaves, particularly ones with oriental-type leaves - usually ready to start using 3 weeks after sowing - use on a cut and come again basis .

Yours have just got way too big 

Posted on your other thread. 

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