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Collecting and Saving Seed.

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 18:01

It was clear to me Philippa. and true. Each seed doesn't ripen at exactly the same time and by the time a head is completely ripe some have been ripe for a while, and some may have already dropped.

Can you name this plant please

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 17:47

Oilseed rape?

Did it have yellow flowers?

Quotes

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:49

I dunno Pauline. But I can't either. Haven't been able to for some time now

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:47

If the roses don't germinate I should be able to collect seed from some of mine this year. I think what you had were the remains of a large packet from Chiltern seeds. I find they often flower first year from seed if you start them in the autumn.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:44

I'd pot them up unless your soil is very kind. They'd never get a hold in my soil at this time of year

Honeysuckle Problems

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:16

I agree with Dave. Try general TLC every time before you get the sprays out

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 16:10

Hi Gardengirl, they aren't roses, they're something much softer. If not corydalis maybe thalictrum?

Rose seedlings are obviously shrubs right from the start and the base starts to get woody early on.

 

 

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 15:49

Gardengirl, those seedlings in the pot look more like a corydalis than a rose. I'll check on the old PMs and see if I can work out what I sent you.

I've looked and they don't do back far enough.

Weed or plant!?

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 15:19

That's 2 votes for sorbaria Louise.

Why do perennials die?

Posted: 07/07/2014 at 15:19

Don't throw away a plant because it hasn't flowered.

But if there are no leaves at this time of year it's dead.

We all lose things, don't be disheartened. 

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