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BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:31

Are you sure no one wants some? I can do amix job lot?

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:30

x 1991
Large blushed yellow double

New for 2013

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1991_aquilegia_large_blushed_yellow_double_chrysx1061_222IMG_0374.jpg

Hybrid of A. chrysantha x pink & yellow double.

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1991_aquilegia_large_blushed_yellow_double_chrysx1061_222IMG_0372.jpg

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:26


Dark pink shading to apricot double

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/691%20222%20%201IMG_0045.jpg

 

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/691%20aquilegia%20dark%20pink%20shading%20apricot%20double%20222%20IMG_0022.jpg

 

Red shading to apricot double,

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/691%20aquilegia%20dark%20pink%20shading%20apricot%20double%20222IMG_0011.jpg

 

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:19

These are the parent plants. Photos are off Carrie Thomas website for Touchwood aquilegias. I'm hoping forsomething pretty spectacular next year.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:18

ex 1758
Orangey-red & yellow double

Ex 1061 pink & yellow double.

New for 2013

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1758_orangey%20&_yellow_double_ex1061_I222MG_0328.jpg

ex 1711
Orange & yellow double

Ex 1061 pink & yellow double.

New for 2013

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1711%20aquilegia%20orange%20&%20yellow%20double%20%20ex%201061%20222IMG_0335.jpg

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:17

ex 1358
Black & creamy double

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1358%20aquilegia%20%20black%20and%20creamy%20double%20222%20IMG_0532.JPG

Like many of these sensational colour blends, the depth of the yellow colour as the bud opens is the most dramatic, with a gradual fading to a creamy shade.

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1358%20aquilegia%20black%20and%20creamy%20double%20222IMG_0646.jpg

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:14

 

http://www.touchwoodplants.co.uk/images/1858_aquilegia_purple_&_lightish_yellow_double_821x1061_222IMG_0457.jpg


1858

 

 

(P) on plant labels

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 20:01

It is a perennial in hot countries. However the frost will usually kill it here. Take cuttings in Autumn to overwinter in a frost free place.

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 17:34

You dont have to bring anything to swap. I've got far too much stuff to go in my garden, I'm just looking for homes for them.

Does no one want this beautys offspring?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/90472960@N08/9022008449/

 

What's cropping in your veg patch?

Posted: 15/06/2014 at 17:24

I picked 5 pounds of broad beans this morning, but after podding  they only make a pound.

I also picked a small bowl of raspberries, of which OH ate the first four.

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