Seeds 2021

Growing from Seed 2021

Agastache sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021 no germination yet

Balloon Vine (Chiltern Seeds, Cardiospermum halicacabum) sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021 no germination yet (ignore leaf that fell there)

14-4-2021 I put these by the radiator to hopefully spur them to do something and I have 4 seedlings! so far, the packet did say germination in up to 30 days

Calendula (Chiltern Seeds) sowed 28-2-2021

4-4-2021

calendula seedlings

12-4-2021

calendula seedlings

Candytuft Fairy (Chiltern Seeds, Iberis umbellata)  sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021 good germination

candytuft seedlings

12-4-2021 excellent germination

candytuft seedlings

Cosmos (Chiltern Seeds Cosmos bipinnatus Sensation) sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021

cosmos seedlings

very good germination - inside - but I see signs of damping off so I've put them outside but it is quite cold

cosmos seedlings

Echium Blue Bedder (Chiltern Seeds) sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021

echium blue bedder seedlings

12-4-2021

echium Blue Bedder seedlings

Lupins (Mr Fothergill's Russell Mixed) sowed 29-3-2021

12-4-2021 lupins, also Viola Chicky Chicks

lupin seedlings

Poppy

     collected seed from poppies I've grown previously (Lauren's Grape, Black Swan?) sowed 28-2-2021

poppy seedlings

     Papaver somniterum Giganteum (Chiltern Seeds) sowed 28-2-2021

poppy seedlings

12-4-2021 not looking good, no more germination, in fact, looks like a few seedlings have died

poppy seedlings

Sunflower Little Dorrit (Chiltern Seeds) sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021 a few seeds have germinated

sunflower seedlings

12-4-2021 25 seeds in the pack (theoretically), most have germinated

sunflower seedlings

Viola Chicky Chicks (Chiltern Seeds) sowed 29-3-2021

4-4-2021 no germination yet

Wildlife (Mr Fothergill's Wildflower range) sowed 29-3-2021

Mr Fothergills Wildlife seedlings

12-4-2021

Wildlife Trusts Wildflower Seeds

this small promotional packet was in the OcadoLife magazine - with no mention or explanation - so of course, I planted them to see what would happen, if anything 7-4-2021

for previous years' efforts see Seeds