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hellebores

Posted: 18/12/2014 at 08:48

Lyn, Bosvigo  Gardens dabble in hellebore breeding and supposedly last  year there were some excellent ones.  

For me dividing hellebores is done according to my whim.   Usually I do this after flowering with no problems

had some excellent hellebores from Ashwoods ....expecting full flowering this year from a nice darkish yellow planted in 2012 as large plants.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 18/12/2014 at 08:39

Lily, these things work out.  It's the worry of what MIGHT be isn't it but take it as it comes 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 18/12/2014 at 08:35

Overcast dark morning but mild

glad you had fun Woody 

have meet this morning...end of life care at care home.   Won't be a shock or anything but with my mum in same Home it will feel like a betrayal...! 

Not really a Christmassy feel esp with niece moving back in.  Not enough space to think

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 21:01

Matty, well done and good luck.  Enjoy your xmas 

hellebores

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 18:00

Thanks Berghill.  Well,,it's one I shall order as I've seen one.  Trifle expensive so,will enquire first 

hellebores

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 17:11

Woody can you ask if a dark green variety is available?  Looked at a few but don't think  pictures of dark green ones are accurate

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 17:08

Been cancelled Busy.  Lord sugar fired em all

Small Research TU Delft

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 16:24

Done

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 16:18

just to say Punkdoc keep as positive as possible....obvious but not easy.  I can get depressed and been in very bad places as most everyone does  and it's difficult during these cold dark months. Maybe the chink of light with the lengthening days next week! 

hellebores

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 13:14

hiya Lyn, no I haven't .  Will now though.  A fairly local hellebore grower/breeder has an open day in early spring too.  I think she had some spectacular unusual ones last year.  Have to be disciplined now though........I have a nice balance right now throughout the garden .....they provide good foils for summer stuff.......so anything more will have to be special.  

Looking out for a dark green variety....not sure if a good one is available yet

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