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Verbena B

Posted: 21/05/2013 at 14:46

They don't see be that fussy where they self seed then.........I'm going to dot mine about to see where they do best, be nice if some self seeded along the edge of the path.


Posted: 21/05/2013 at 14:30

archiepem, looks good already.....amazing what you can find in skips

Design Part of My Garden

Posted: 20/05/2013 at 18:36

Really nice pot saltski, it's a lovely feature in its self. No nothing about alpines so can't help on that front


Which geranium is this?

Posted: 20/05/2013 at 18:27

Thanks Gold1locks for that info re the purple ring of some of the leaves, didn't know that


Posted: 20/05/2013 at 18:17

I've used wood chip as a mulch in my woodland area which are beech trees, along pathways, between paving stones. I have use it on a bed as well, not sure about the vegatables though. Great that you have such a constant surply


Posted: 20/05/2013 at 18:09

I've had success with the montana ones taken last year, went to stick in the winter but started growing again

Seeds & cuttings on a windowsill

Posted: 20/05/2013 at 17:48

I would start to move them all outside, here the nights are mild are at the moment.

I don't have a greenhouse and grow annuals as well as other things, they do take off when it's warmer so plently of time to enjoy the flowers. If you've grown  the foxgloves from seed it's unlikely that they will flower this year as they are biennual so they will flower next year

What did you do in your garden today?

Posted: 19/05/2013 at 21:17

Potted on some verbenas and poppies and planted out some wallflowers and forget me nots

Verbena B

Posted: 19/05/2013 at 20:38

Potted on some today into small cubes, they had quite a bit of root on a lot easy to do than I expected.

What sort of conditions did they self seed artjak? I'm hoping that mine will do the same

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 19/05/2013 at 20:00

Evening everyone, pefect gardening day had......potting on and planting out

wonderboy, is your open day part of the NGS?

Discussions started by hollie hock

Jacobs Ladder

Do they die back? 
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What is this going to be?

Brown hairy caterpillar 
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Last Post: 06/09/2015 at 22:28


Any one grown it? 
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Last Post: 30/08/2015 at 23:44

So pleased

Hedgehog in garden :) 
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Last Post: 03/08/2015 at 20:06

Sowing perennial plants

Which ones can I do now? 
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Last Post: 12/07/2015 at 19:28

What are these?

Self sown flowers 
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Last Post: 27/05/2015 at 21:48

Birds foot trefoil

In lawns? 
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Last Post: 22/05/2015 at 23:16

Bowles Mauve

Too early for propagation? 
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Last Post: 19/06/2015 at 23:31

Any one planted out their runners?

Plants getting big 
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Last Post: 10/05/2015 at 22:43

Moonlight runner beans

Any one tried them? 
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Last Post: 30/08/2015 at 19:52

Pickled Eggs

Advice needed 
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Last Post: 24/09/2014 at 14:26

Couple of Ids please

Both pink one looks a bit like a carnation 
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Last Post: 17/08/2014 at 20:27


How long to leave bag over them? 
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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 20:19

Is this a Clematis?

Not sure if it is? 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 09:58

Buzzing Shrubs

What are these? 
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