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Plant identified by Alina W about to flower (epiphyllum)

Posted: 05/12/2013 at 20:05

Christmas cactus I'd say.

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:06

I get them too but mostly if they dry out. Not that bothered with them as it doesn't seem to harm the plant too much.

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 10:19

I planted some seeds this spring and they only germinated some weeks ago!

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 21:28

Seem to have posted this twice. 

 

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 21:23

Cool. I'll wait for them to be released and dry them indoors. 

Morning Glory Kiss of Death

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 21:09

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/31121.jpg?width=272&height=350&mode=max

 These two flowers entwined in a deadly embrace!

(Not sure if the link worked)

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 21:05

Do you just wait until they are released by the plant or do you pick them when they look like a walnut? My Empress of India is full of seeds but none looks ready exept for a couple that was lying next to the planter. Should I just wait for them to be released or pick them when they are brown?

 

Collecting Nasturtium seeds

Posted: 15/09/2013 at 21:05

Do you just wait until they are released by the plant or do you pick them when they look like a walnut? My Empress of India is full of seeds but none looks ready exept for a couple that was lying next to the planter. Should I just wait for them to be released or pick them when they are brown?

 

Green manure

Posted: 07/09/2013 at 16:16

I got a winter mix from mr Forthergill's at my local garden centre which contains crimson and broad leaf clover, Westerwolths rye grass and white tilney mustard plus some prince claus crocuses I quite like the look of. 

Green manure

Posted: 07/09/2013 at 12:10

I thought Hungarian grazing rye was really hard to work with. Digging in and such. Better google vetches as I have no idea what that is.

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unknown geranium

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Bird of paradise seeds

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Weed or not a weed

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Hibiscus pruning (indoor variety)

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Getting rid of stubborn green manure

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Chinese red noodle bean pod colour

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Plant IDing (or have I totally lost it)

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Morning glory seedlings dying

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Saving private Sunflower

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Chinese red noodle beans

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Cowslip dying?

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Blind Fritillaria imperialis

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Rejuvenating thyme

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Leggy Courgettes seedlings

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Clivia not flowering

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