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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 14:09

It's stopped raining now but very soggy so probably only a wander round for me

Shrub Identification & evergreen climber recommendations!

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 14:08

1 and 2 might be one of the privets and 3 one of the winter flowering Viburnums, fragrans, bodnantense or similar, I can't tell them apart

Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 13:57

Hi Bekkie

Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 13:56

It's -20C in the seed bank. Dry is the important thing. Most GC seeds are in foil wrap and won't absorb moisture

Are there seeds that don't like very cold storage?

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 13:49

The seed bank stores seed for years at very low temperatures.

If they're dry they'll be fine.

fast germination of seeds in propagator

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 08:36

re the aquilegias, you may find they won't germinate in a propagator.

Some seeds need to be germinated cold, it's what happens naturally.

Propagators are for seeds that come from a warmer climate and naturally need more warmth than the garden provides.


Posted: 04/02/2015 at 22:14

Did they have flowers?

plant / weed id please

Posted: 04/02/2015 at 22:13

It's hard to describe a smell Peanuts but anything very pungent when you do the scratch and sniff will give a clue. Also a photo from a different angle might help


Birdfood = worms = MOLES!

Posted: 04/02/2015 at 18:38

My molehills are all together like that.

100 yards and a pond away from the bird feeders

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 04/02/2015 at 16:35

I finally found some grit and put a layer on top of the waiting seeds.

I can't see anything of my snowflakes yet Yvie.

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