Growing Hints and Tips

Must Have Summer Bulbs for Cut Flowers

Must Have Summer Bulbs for Cut Flowers

#Britishflowers Hour: Monday 9th May – Summer Bulbs This week’s #britishflowers hour involved a discussion on summer bulbs and was hosted by Sara Willman (@myflowerpatch) and Lara Smith (MFCFlowers); with assistance from Mike Rogers (@SofaFlyer) and notes by Jess Streeter (@SussexRoses).   Some must haves include: Bearded iris (flower isn’t… Read more »

Successional Seed Sowing – notes from #britishflowers hour on Twitter

Successional Seed Sowing – notes from #britishflowers hour on Twitter

Successional Seed Sowing Hosted by @CarolSiddorn and @carlssonandco Why Do Succession Seed Sowing? Ensures continuity – e.g. sunflowers can be in bloom July to Oct. Use different varieties with different maturity rates Means you have healthy plants that don’t get tired – quality of flower often reduces with time, esp… Read more »