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Seed and Plant Swap 2017

Posted: 11/07/2017 at 11:06

Hi All,


one of my bamboos unfortunately flowered this year and now I have hundreds of bamboo seeds. The husband has even managed to get some to germinate in a pot. The bamboo is a phyllostachys variety and in the 13 years it has been in the ground has not gone mad, though it also does well in a big pot. If anyone wants seeds please PM me.


I will be sorting seed and will put a list up when ready. I will hopefully have Knautia and white Scabious available.

Plants by post

Posted: 10/06/2017 at 09:03

Mary370, yes Sarah Raven does send plants. I have had Astrantias from there this year.

What is this plant?

Posted: 08/06/2017 at 23:45

Thank you I can silence the husband now :-)

What is this plant?

Posted: 08/06/2017 at 22:19

I spotted this plant growing in a wall of a very small church on the coast in Wales near Rhoslefain. Does anyone know what it is? (It isn't the ivy to the left).


Last edited: 08 June 2017 22:19:25

Plants by post

Posted: 08/06/2017 at 22:11

I would agree with Paul B3 and say Hayloft. I don't know if Sarah Raven do, but worth a look. They always turn up in good condition when I've ordered from there.

What is this?

Posted: 06/05/2017 at 10:00

Its the wild mallow. You either love it or don't.

identify tree/shrub from leaf?

Posted: 06/05/2017 at 09:48

Could that leaf be osmanthus?

Seed and Plant Swap 2017

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 13:30

You're welcome Fishy :-)

Seed and Plant Swap 2017

Posted: 25/01/2017 at 21:15

You're very welcome Tootles.

Seed and Plant Swap 2017

Posted: 25/01/2017 at 13:54

No problem patrakliev, enjoy!

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