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Posted: 03/09/2012 at 19:35

Kate - I haven't taken cuttings of  the Cuphea  Tiny Mice plant but I don't see why you can't - have a go - they have two chances

Thankyou for the recipe Lottie - I will try it tomorrow

Jean - not all my cuttings succeed but they are well worth the try  I would never be able to be so OTT with my front garden if I had to buy all the plants

Pa LL x 

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Posted: 03/09/2012 at 16:54

Good afternoon everyone  I could do with the ironing guy ,too - I hate ironing

I have spent a lovely day sitting  at the table on the patio taking more cuttings

Is there a recipe somewhere for courgette cake please Lottie? Barry brought loads more home today

Pam LL x

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Posted: 02/09/2012 at 19:26
Insomnia1973 wrote (see)

Dean, what's the red coloured plant?

Becks - it is a Coleus

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings014.jpg

 These are the cuttings I took from mine yesterday.

Pam LL x

My cuttings!

Posted: 02/09/2012 at 09:29
David K wrote (see)

Pam, you are definitely a class act!   

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gardeningfantic wrote (see)

@pam.. a lady after my own heart.. i am never happier then when in garden.. i did cuttings yesterday and hope to carry on today.. i did vebenia rigida,  perrenial wallflowers, penstemons, apple blossom geranium, buddehlia... loads more to do today for next year.

sowed seeds for my foxglovesvarious colours, maltease cross, primroses, polyanthus and cowslips.

and i always listen to Radio 2.. takes me back..

gardeningfanatic - have you taken cuttings of Verbena rigida before? The reason I ask is that I bought a plant this year and absolutely love it  I listen to radio 4 - like the plays and listening to all the discussions that go right over my head

Pam LL x

My cuttings!

Posted: 02/09/2012 at 05:21

Lavender Lady - thankyou

Claire -thankyou  Coleus are lovely plants

http://uk.images.search.yahoo.com/search/images?_adv_prop=image&fr=slv8-msgr&va=coleus

Chris - I mix in vermiculite or perlite in my trays

 

kate - thankyou  

 

christopher 2- My sage is called Golden Delicious and I always take some cuttings - just in case

Pam LL x

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Posted: 02/09/2012 at 05:11

Good Morning Everyone  Dean - that is wonderful  I hope your friend continues in good health - keep growing those veggies

Off to the greenhouse again this morning

Pam LLx

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Posted: 01/09/2012 at 19:59

I sit in my greenhouse with my radio on - as happy as Larry

Pam LL x

My cuttings!

Posted: 01/09/2012 at 19:51

I am very busy at the moment taking cuttings for next years display. I have one greenhouse heated overwinter and it is usually packed to the rafters 

So far I have taken

Trailing Geraniums

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings001.jpg

 

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings002.jpg

 Scented Geraniums

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings004.jpg

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings005.jpg

 

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings003.jpg

 Pineapple Sage

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings015.jpg

 Variegated Sage

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings016.jpg

 African Blue Basil

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings017.jpg

 New Guinea Impatiens - various colours

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings019.jpg

 

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings020.jpg

 

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings021.jpg

 Coleus

http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m551/lilylouise1/cuttings014.jpg

 Plenty more to do tomorrow

Pam LLx

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Posted: 01/09/2012 at 13:42

Thankyou Becks  Don't forget if you would like some cuttings just shout

Pam LL x

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Posted: 01/09/2012 at 13:40

Kate - I have a go at rooting anything - it has two chances  I have been taking cuttings of trailing geraniums,variegated geraniums and scented geraniums. This afternoon it will be white and pink marguerites  Then it will be plectranthus,sanvitalia,brachycombe,felicia,verbenas and anything else I fancy

Pam LL x

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