hollie hock


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Watching seedlings grow

Posted: 29/04/2015 at 20:56

Great pics of seedlings, everyones been busy. Pricked out my first cosmos, statice and cornflowers, itchy to get some more done  but they aren't ready yet.

Those ones by the chair Fishy look really healthy and chunky plants, I don't know what they are either

 

Larkspur seeds

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 21:43

Each one of those seedlings should develop into an individual plant, how many you pot on depends on your patience, pots and available space. That's the great thing about growing from seed, you get loads for you money and time

They look really healthy so you should get a good show later this year

Rain

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 21:37

Been watering the flower bed lately

Showing off my first ever 'real' garden

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 20:56

Looking really good, like the planter pallets and your coldframe. The sweet peas are going to look really nice.  Gardening is great, once you get started you wondered what you did with your time

paw hardy ground cover

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 20:51

I would suggest ajuga as well, it can stand a lot trampling. Spreads really well, seems to grow any where and has lovely blue flowers in Spring

sweet peas

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 20:42

The tendrils will grow around supports in time. I like sweet peas to be bushy plants with lots of flower stems. If your plants are quite tall already you could tie in the main stalk and then pinch out or wait a bit and then do it

Buried treasure

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 22:38

Did it work Steve?

Germination times

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 22:28

Brilliant, thanks both for the info, will give it a go if the sown ones don't come through.

Buried treasure

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 20:53

Not long ago found a wheel barrow under a patch of brambles in the alley outside the garden. Perfectly useable and the tyres weren't flat! Been waiting for years to get a free wheel barrow. Not from the garden but very pleased with it

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 19:37

Lovely pictures everyone, really enjoyed looking at them, thanks for posting. It's a great time of year. Mrs Garden, love the loggy area, very sweet

Discussions started by hollie hock

Cut down Clematis by mistake

What's the chances of it growing back? 
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Last Post: 17/09/2016 at 09:52

Mother in law tongue

Propagation  
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Honeysuckle

What type, must have scent? 
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Sedum help please

Which spot is best? 
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New shoots

Worth keeping? 
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Last Post: 18/04/2016 at 20:59

Natural predators

Ladybirds, lacewings 
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Last Post: 15/04/2016 at 09:25

Sweet Rocket

Not convinced this is a purple one? 
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Last Post: 11/04/2016 at 20:59

Move it now?

Aquilegia 
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Last Post: 10/04/2016 at 18:12

Blood Fish and Bone

How much is enough? 
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Last Post: 27/03/2016 at 18:44

Seeds are up!

Always exciting 
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Last Post: 28/03/2016 at 15:01

Honeysuckle

Propagation 
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Last Post: 20/09/2016 at 21:00

Lupins and woolly aphids

Once struck, always struck? 
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Last Post: 08/06/2016 at 08:29

1960s 1970s inspired bouquet

Help any ideas? 
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Last Post: 11/03/2016 at 23:19

Jacobs Ladder

Do they die back? 
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Last Post: 26/09/2015 at 11:45

What is this going to be?

Brown hairy caterpillar 
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