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Latest posts by nutcutlet

watering seeds from the bottom

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 21:27

I wouldn't put water in the propagator tray. I water by seeds by dunking in water but drain them off afterwards. Just shallow water, not enough to saturate

Border in complete shade

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:47

I think that plant is green alkanet, Pentaglossis sempervirens. I thought I posted that before but must have forgotten to press submit

The various forms of honesty are good in shade and seed themselves from year to year without any assistance

Stagnant rain water

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:42

I can't see how the levels work. Is the hole  below the level of the garden on the other side of the wall?

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 19:38

Have done. Not too hard. Got to be fit to garden tomorrow

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:43

Didn't take the camera artjak

Excuse. I was busy with the meeting. That's no excuse really though is it?



Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:41

Well, I don't know what to say.

Here I am germinating hardy perennials one after another. Never washed a pot, not fussy about where the water comes from, no hygeine at all.

Never had a problem

But there's no heat, perhaps that makes a difference. and plenty of air circulation


Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:30

I could put that one on the envy thread artjak

That is totally to my taste

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:28

Did you enjoy it as well Verdun?

I was at Wimpole Hall (NT) for a meeting but did get a bit of a look round the garden.

Narcissi coming out, lovely Cornus mas and some beautifully scented lonicera

Butterfly sightings 2014

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:18

Nice Daintiness. I hope to see some of these this weekend. I don't think I've ever seen a comma this early

Day out to RHS Hyde Hall

Posted: 07/03/2014 at 18:16

Never been there artjak

I like your outfit

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