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Posted: 18/01/2014 at 21:57

and once you've got a good clump you can divide them and have hundreds.

Poppy problem on Veg plot

Posted: 18/01/2014 at 21:56

Thank you Zoomer.

Not sure if the raised beds will help though. What do you think? If the poppies are annuals the seeds will be everywhere and if they're perennials they'll come through.


Posted: 18/01/2014 at 21:53

Try this one Tracey. 

Galanthus nivalis are your bog standard snowdrops. 50 for £5. They also have doubles and fancies. But they're not the only supplier. Have a look at others.


Posted: 18/01/2014 at 21:44

Don't do that Tracey. Plant them in the spring with the leaves still on. 

Google 'snowdrops in the green'

Tree ID

Posted: 18/01/2014 at 21:15

That doesn't look like laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) to me. 



Posted: 18/01/2014 at 20:57

It's soggy out there. For the first time ever I have a clump of snowdrops gone mouldy.

Poppy problem on Veg plot

Posted: 18/01/2014 at 20:55

If they're so well established you'll probably need more than one go with the glyphosate. Try and get them in full leaf before the flowers buds come


Posted: 18/01/2014 at 20:49

I should think you can germinate those. You will get Viburnum tinus but not the cultivar 'Gwenllian', you'd need to take cuttings for that

Plant I.D Help

Posted: 18/01/2014 at 20:46

Cuttings I should think CG but I have no experience of these. My soil is about as alkaline as soil gets

Poppy problem on Veg plot

Posted: 18/01/2014 at 20:44

If you're sure they're oriental poppies don't rotavate, oriental poppies grow from root cuttings, you'll be creating lots of root cuttings.

A flame thrower won't help, the roots are underground.

Zoomer's seed problems sound more like an annual poppy

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