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MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 23/09/2013 at 08:25

Yes stihl ad very annoying

buying foxgloves

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 20:35

Yes, Provided the pot doesn't freeze solid, foxgloves are bone hardy.

 I would put the pots against a house wall for a bit of protection.

ID NEEDED PLEASE

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 18:20

Well done, 2wheelgardener.

ID NEEDED PLEASE

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 18:17

I dont think its an amaryllis or a clivia or an orchid. Other than that I have no idea.

Sorry

 Interesting flower though.

Comfrey Feed

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 18:11

Store it in old fizzy pop bottles. It will keep for next year. Store in a cool dark place , to help prevent fermentation.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 17:55

I'd like Brumbull to come back.

ID NEEDED PLEASE

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 17:51

Click on the green tree icon. Use select to pick the photo off your desktop. then Upload, which can take a while, then save. It should then appear. then submit.

Fungi

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 16:50

Have you any photos?

Is it water retaining gel, swollen up in the rain?

ID NEEDED PLEASE

Posted: 22/09/2013 at 16:25

Is it a clivia?

 Do you have a photograph?

buying foxgloves

Posted: 21/09/2013 at 23:11

It depends on the size of the plugs.   Anything that has roots filling a 7cm pot should be large enough to grow well in the spring, and then flower. The larger the plant is now, the bigger the flower spike  next year.

I had some tiny plugs (seedlings)of foxglove dalmation peach delivered last march, I potted them into 7cm pots and thenplanted them out. They started to flower July , were deadheaded and are still flowering.

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