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Hedging

Posted: 10/02/2016 at 22:57

Hi I dont live to far away in Rossendale but I can think of anywhere that sells bareroot shrubs. 

There is a wholesale cash and carry in Burnley called park lane plants but I never been so I can say if they sell bareroot. Could try springwood nursery near townley park or Gordon riggs if all else fails.

If I was you I buy online, posted shouldn't be to dear with bareroot plants and you can shop around a bit.  

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 08/02/2016 at 23:01

Potted on pelargoniums seedling and odd fuchsia. Checked delephiniums to see if need potting on, found slugs and eggs in pots  so checked lupins more slug eggs, sorted them out. And my cold frame was partly flooded so had to move that . 

Hi

Posted: 08/02/2016 at 13:14

Hi Cranlan 

Greenhouse

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 12:11

what are you use the bricks for, to make it taller for head room? Your GH should have a integrated metal base around the bottom, otherwise you will be making a unnecessary step 

Greenhouse

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 11:57

Hi , my Elite greenhouse is on the flags with a veg bed inside. Take in consideration greenhouse isn't true to size, its probably a little bit bigger. 

Seed and Plant swap 2016

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 17:13

jimmy crawford - still have borage seeds

Seed and Plant swap 2016

Posted: 04/02/2016 at 22:09

Gardenviking - I still have Nigella / love in the mist if you want them. sowed directly outside into finely raked soil and thats about it. You will have to PM me if you are still interested. 

what seeds can i grow this week,any offers,lol

Posted: 02/02/2016 at 15:25

Big no on the cosmos, Lupins Russell mix are sown about April but I cant see much harm sowing early it up to you though. Lupins Gallery are perfectly fine to sow now.

I sow a few seeds today - Echinops Rito - Aquilegia green apples / nora barlow - verbena desert jewels - dianthus superbus mix - cup and saucer -  passion flower. I bring them all into the house, some into propagator others on bright south facing windowsill  

Beginner with a greenhouse

Posted: 01/02/2016 at 12:01

Hi Newbee welcome to forum.

depends what seeds are you trying to grow Newbee?

Perennials in 9 cm pots.....go for 'em now

Posted: 30/01/2016 at 23:24

Hazel - slugs are probably eating your lupins when they start shooting in spring

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