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Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 22:00

Not so many trays and pots, good idea. I grow a lot of perennials, most of which are too small to plant out early and the soil is too hard to plant them out later on. So I'm watering pots of this and that right through til now. I haven't counted them but there must be several hundred. 

Then there are the plants I acquire through thesummer. 
yesterday I went to West Acre gardens/nursery. I got a Bubbleia lindleyana, Persicaria 'Inverleith', a hardy geranium I liked the look of and a Cotinus 'Grace'. I think that was all no, Rudbeckia triloba, which I've lost before.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 21:38

Hi Gardengirl. I'd promised myself a year without lots of seedlings next year. It's not going well so far. I've seeds already sown, a box labelled sow in january and one labelled sow in spring.

Have you tried Plant World seeds? http://www.plant-world-seeds.com/

 I've had some interesting seeds from them.

And Derry Watkins http://www.specialplants.net/shop/seeds/

35 days Dove,  you're nearly there.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 21:28

How many days now Dove?

I envy your rain, we had about 5 minutes of it.

Lavender in slightly claggy acid soil, too big a battle?

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 21:05

I wouldn't worry about sections Rococo

 

Elderberry??

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 20:56

Elderberry wine?

Elderberry??

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 20:08

look very like elderberries to me.

the leaves and stems of elder have a very pungent scent, nothing else remotely like it

Primula Vulgaris and Veris

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 18:51

Jelly like substance

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 17:30

Don't do that while I'm preparing food fb

Should my honeysuckle look like this

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 17:29

How closely did you look at it Rose lady?

If you expect something to be a honeysuckle it's easy to see one.

You do lose some. I have a list of all (or perhaps most) of the plants I've bought/grown over the years. There are a lot missing

Primula Vulgaris and Veris

Posted: 09/09/2013 at 16:48

sow them now, leave them outside, they'll germinate in spring. The fresher the better for these seeds and they need the cold. I cover them with grit, Don't do anything to them, the weather waters them.

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