The potty gardener

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Posted: 11/04/2013 at 17:59

Thank you Brumbull. A twisted stem two variety sounds really lovely, it will be interesting to see how you  get on.

I will use a thin cane to support it for now.

I'm feeling so enthused that I will try to take some cuttings from my fuchsia and try to grow more standards.


Posted: 11/04/2013 at 10:48

Morning all. There are some great pics of Beechgrove behind the scenes on their facebook page.

See if I can drum up some energy to get out and finish mulching and feeding the rest of my pots this morning.


Posted: 11/04/2013 at 10:29

LL I am very jealous your garden looks wonderful.

Andy I bought the same fuchsia from Morrisons to grow a standard.

Brum you say about using a straight stake- but what should I do whilst they are so small in 3 inch pots please?

What plant is this please?

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 10:21

blackest can I order one of  those mail order?

Seed swap

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 19:59

Nutcutlet that is an impressive pic.

HH got your seeds ready to post tomorrow- either of the pansies would be great thankyou.

The Canny Gardener

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 19:40

Anthony Milne commented on this thread when it started- prehaps he would like to make new comments now

Today I feel so happy....

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 19:26

Berghill- how lovely to have been married 44 years. I've been divorced three times and always envy people who find someone and then spend years and years happily together.

Still I'm happy that the weather seems to have changed at last


Posted: 10/04/2013 at 19:19

I know it's evening but my laptop hasn't been playing fair all day and kept loosing connection!!!

Brum wasn't it you who described Hellebore as muddy weeds??

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 09/04/2013 at 18:36

I've tried to make front of house more colourful 'till we get the spring.

These Primula Suzette is a welcome at front door

On the front window



Seed swap

Posted: 09/04/2013 at 17:58

As the weather is improving and more people thinking of sowing seeds

I still have

1.French Marigold;         2.Sunflower- Giant single;               9. Ammi-graceland ;      10.MinaLobata- Spanish flag;              11.Calendula-pacific beauty mixed;              13.Clarkia-elegans double delight;  14. Aster-spider chrysanthemum mixed;         21.Cosmos- Purity;      23.Cosmos-Polidor Mixed;          29. Tomato- Gardener's Delight      ;31. Sunflower-Moonshine;

New ones          

32. Portulaca- single mix;     33. Tomato- Red Cherry;       34. Lettuce-  Headed Mixed;     35. Chilli Pepper-Cayenne   

Don't worry if you don't have anything I want- The only seed I really want is Pansies- I would rather the seeds be used rather than going to waste 

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