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Posted: 14/06/2014 at 12:05

Its not an alpine!!!!!!


Posted: 14/06/2014 at 12:01

Ok one B. globosa for Nut.

I've also got molly the witch spare, and Phlomis russeliana, and Telekia speciosa.


Posted: 14/06/2014 at 11:25

Of course, as aquilegias are promiscuous little beasts, they could produce anything.....


Posted: 14/06/2014 at 11:20

I have allocated 1 white buddleja for Panda via Dove.

three Roscoeas spoken for.

Alsi I have up for grabs


Buddlejas rooted cuttings in globosa, pink, white, or variegated with reddish flowers.

I have lots of touchwood aquilegia seedlings. The  collection numbers are 

1991, 1758, 1966, 1886, 775, 691, 1711, 1722, 1858, 1865, 1683, 1358, 1307.

You can see pictures of the mother plant on Touchwood site or Touchwood flicker photos. They are mainly doubles with yellow and another colour.. apricot, cerise, black, orange, red, purple etc. See Touchwood specials.


Posted: 14/06/2014 at 11:03

Could I have a begonia , Nut. ?

It should go under the oak. I didn't realise begonias could be hardy.


Posted: 14/06/2014 at 00:53

It's on the gardeners world 2 for 1 gardens so don't forget your card.

More help needed please . . . .

Posted: 14/06/2014 at 00:06

They take a long time to get huge,except in Cornwall.


Posted: 13/06/2014 at 23:48

More help needed please . . . .

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 23:08

Flowers are wrong for hesperaloe.

More help needed please . . . .

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 23:00

Before the frost got it, mine used to flower like that. Then it has flat black shiny seeds.

Should I add one to the white buddleja? Not sure how you'd get it home,it's in a bucket sized pot. And it's variegated. If I remember I'll take a pic tomorrow.

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