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Last year's Sweet Williams

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 16:46

I thought they were annuals or biennials but my last year's plants are looking good and I'm expecting flowers, so I'm leaving them. A lot of the plants grown as annuals are really perennials.

erigeron karvinskianus

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 16:42

I can see green way down at the bottom of mine. The brown top can be cut off as I haven't done yet


Posted: 21/02/2016 at 15:49

The flowers look OK mostly so grown at the back of the border behind other stuff or viewed from a distance, they look OK. There's a bog group I drive past sometimes, it looks great from a moving car but I bet they look rough close to.

Confused by seeds!

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 15:16

Aquilegias seem to germinate whatever you do but I give them a cold spell, also delphiniums, same family.

Erysimum Apricot Twist/Wallflowers

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 14:57

Hi Charley. Apricot Twist is a perennial, more akin to Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve' than to the biennial wallflowers which get bedded out for spring. I haven't found it reliably long lived though. 

Call them Erysimum 'Apricot Twist' and google that rather than wallflowers, you'll get a better idea

Confused by seeds!

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 12:06

It's hard to write an article that covers all aspects of seed growing. Name your seeds and someone here will tell you when to do what

invasive plant in my new garden

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 12:03

if it's the one with the underground runners, no hoe, that breaks it up to make more plants. dig it up. Otherwise the hoe will do fine

Which shrub - red fuchsia-like flowers "wrong" leaves, & thorns?

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 12:00

Ribes speciosum?

East Anglian Bluebell Expedition

Posted: 21/02/2016 at 09:55

Looks good but needed a proof reader. They have perfumed Daphne's

I'm up for a trip



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Magazine titles

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a couple of IDs please

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wot daff

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move a rose

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Which violet?

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Lots of legs, no ID

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Comfrey, who knows one from t'other

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holly choice

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unknown plant from a mixed packet

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I just had to share this

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What do I do now

kiss of death to houseplants 
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