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Posted: 18/05/2014 at 18:52

yes, if something is very pot bound the roots don't break out of the pot shape. Not always but often enough to make it worthwhile teasing them out. I have an old dinner fork that does the job really well

planting mirabilis jalapa tubers

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 17:43

I start them in pots in a cold GH. I don't think it's too late. Outside would be OK now maybe. I start in pots because my garden is so full of weed seeds and my seeds get swamped

Photos of your ponds please

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 17:14

Not a mistake Joybell, essential

Nice tree trunks


Posted: 18/05/2014 at 16:22


Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:48

That's good news. I heard it again today as well

Plant ID for wildflower

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:47

I don't think that's a UK wildflower.


Possibly a teucrium or a dracocephalum.

Pretty though, I bet it's a hit with the bees

planting mirabilis jalapa tubers

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:36

I'd sow some seeds, it would be quicker. I never keep the tubers. it's like Salvia patens and Nicotiana sylvestris, quicker to save and sow the seed

Big Wasp in Bird House

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 13:54

Put it in the car and drive several miles then let it out?


Posted: 18/05/2014 at 13:41

Water cress

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 13:37

It needs constant water. You could grow it in a container though. Not one with a drainage hole

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