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Latest posts by Perki

New gardener here

Posted: 13/07/2015 at 15:16

Hello Sarico welcome to the forum 

Sowing perennial plants

Posted: 12/07/2015 at 11:46

Lupins - delphiniums are what I have sow the most recently, I tryed some bergenia - primulas - polythanus as well. All the other plants are biennials like foxgloves - wallfowers - mysostis - sweet W - winter pansys  

I need your help

Posted: 11/07/2015 at 18:08

Well done Pauline keep up the good work 

I am at the other end of the spectrum I cant put weight on , it does annoy me as well sometimes. 

More aliens for id please.....

Posted: 11/07/2015 at 18:03

middle one borage

have you tried anything new that worked or didn't?

Posted: 09/07/2015 at 19:42

WonkyW , You could try putting the delphinium seeds in the fridge for a couple of weeks

Sowing in greenhouse

Posted: 08/07/2015 at 22:26

I sow quite a few seeds over the last couple of days, a few perennials  Lupins russel / gallery- delphiniums - gaillarda goblin - lobelia Q Victoria these will probably be planted out late this year are early next year.

Also - foxgloves - myosotis - winter pansys - stock brompton - wallflowers - sweet williams - primula drumstick - polyanthus.

I hope this has give you some ideas 

Disappointed ..

Posted: 08/07/2015 at 16:43

I got some trailing begonia like that, a lot was broke lost a couple plants as well.  At first I thought it was the supplier but after seeing the big dint in the box I change my mind. 

Which Ligularia?

Posted: 08/07/2015 at 11:04

It got me a little baffled as well, I think your right with B though. 

If you cant match it to the ones the nursery was selling I think Hostafan could be right with a przewalskii hybrid

I have a przewalskii the rocket according to it label but now I am questioning the label after looking around on the web. 

If it helps here is my Ligularia przewalskii, bought this year for 99p in 9cm pot




hi from sunny Hull

Posted: 07/07/2015 at 13:24

Hi welcome to the forum 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/07/2015 at 12:46

looks like a hypercum charlie, It probably a gift from the birds, well that how I thought I got mine 


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