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Astrantia

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 10:03

It would be good to see what colour they are WW.

They'll be late though. Those in the garden are in flower and not a hint from the babies

Astrantia

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 09:19

They are slow, some friends gave me seedlings last year and they're still very small, there won't be flowers this year.

disappointing aquilegias

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 09:15

I've got my first flowers this year from Touchwood seed. Sowed late 2012 or early 2013. 

Can anyone identify a seedling?

Posted: 10/05/2014 at 09:12

I would say tree as well. If you excavate in the pot you may find evidence of a seed

disappointing aquilegias

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 22:44

They're really easy from seed yarrow

You can either sow them fresh, they germinate very quickly. Or outside in autumn which is what I used to do. Or in a cold GH in midwinter which is what I do now. They germinate in spring.

Touchwood is good for a wide variety of colours and  species 

Anemonopsis macrophylla

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 22:35

With most things it would have worked PP. It may still be OK if it likes where you've  put it

Is this trying to die?

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 22:33

I'd pot them on and if they're totally pot bound, which is likely fif they've been thrown out, I'd take my gardening dinner fork and tease out the roots a bit. Then I'd give them a bigger pot and some gritty compost, a good watering and leave them alone til they dried out before they got more water.

Anemonopsis macrophylla

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 21:59

It's a lovely plant but very fussy about soil and atmosphere. Moisture but not wet.

Mine lasted 2 seasons

You could try cutting some of the leaves off so there aren't so many to support

How to grow a sagina subulata lawn

Posted: 09/05/2014 at 20:16

Sounds OK to me Bal. 

No experience of this though so if anyone comes up with a better idea, go with it

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