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Bulb advice

Posted: Yesterday at 20:54

The ranunculus and gladioli can be started off in pots now.

I would wait until Late April/ May to plant any of those in the ground though.

Dahlias probably best to wait a little while to put into pots

Never heard of Triteleia :P

Bulb advice

Posted: 25/02/2015 at 21:28

It depends what they are Nick

Foxgloves - Illumination Pink

Posted: 21/02/2015 at 19:01

My 'perennial' foxglove never came back after the 1st year. I dont trust what any of these magazines say.

Bad news

Posted: 21/02/2015 at 18:59

Had powdery mildew on my Aquilegias last year, they got dug out and thrown away.

Bee Pitstop

Posted: 17/02/2015 at 11:08

There was a honeybee on my primroses this morning

I thought it was a little cold but it must have been hungry.

Curious bulbous thing

Posted: 15/02/2015 at 18:36

It did yeah, but i didnt label the colours, so Ive no idea whats gonna come up :P

Curious bulbous thing

Posted: 15/02/2015 at 17:53

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/67497.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 I had 2 Clumps last year and this is the only pic I could find, They gave me so many plants after they finished flowering

Curious bulbous thing

Posted: 15/02/2015 at 17:39

Definitely a drumstick Primula

Yeah I would leave it, mine seem happy enough, and all are producing new leaves 

Curious bulbous thing

Posted: 15/02/2015 at 17:32

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/67495.jpg?width=264&height=350&mode=max

 I have planted some out in the garden but still had some left in pots, as you can see the new leaves emerge from that bulb shaped thing.

Curious bulbous thing

Posted: 15/02/2015 at 16:19

Looks like a Lily to me. Seems scaly 

That said, my Drumstick Primulas look like that at the moment.

Im edging on the side of Primula, if you zoom in you can see the primrose shaped leaf from last year.

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