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Posted: 05/12/2014 at 08:35

Hi Hilary. They are annuals, they flower and then die within the season but the season can be any time.

They're nearly hardy, in a mildish winter like last year they survive outside. I have rescued a few seedlings and put them in a cold GH


Posted: 04/12/2014 at 21:52

I'd do it now before the ground gets cold. It's already wet so ideal time

Preparation for Hawthorn Hedge

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 16:18

I agree with Dave, bung 'em in


B******* Magpies

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 09:34

I doubt if it's all down to magpies. Look at the wider area. Changes in local environment, hedge removal, extra feeders in other gardens, more cats


Posted: 02/12/2014 at 23:14

Is it too cold to do hedge cutting?

Posted: 02/12/2014 at 20:42

I've just done my hawthorn/hazel/wayfaring tree/spindle/buckthorn and all the rest hedge Verdun. But perhaps that's not a hedge in the full sense of the word. Spring gets me into birds nesting season.

I did some laurel as well, with a bit of luck that might kill it. I've gone off laurel


Posted: 02/12/2014 at 20:38

They won't take over, they'll have a short season and you won't see them till next year.


Posted: 02/12/2014 at 20:37

You did Fishy

I don't like amaryllis, I'd leave up there


Posted: 02/12/2014 at 20:19

You clean the tops of cupboards as often as i do Fishy

More often probably

Primula - growing from seed

Posted: 02/12/2014 at 20:09

This is a useful site for how to germinate what. Look under germination and it's all alphabetical.

I haven't found primulas need any cover, they do OK outside but I don't know which ones you've got.

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