Annual Flowers – Try growing them form seed

Try growing them from seed and enjoy a hand in producing miracles of color Classes Annuals may be classified according to the time that their seeds may be safely sown. There are many annuals, which are sometimes known under the rather misleading name of “hardy annuals.” These plants are not hardy in the sense that the plants themselves live through […]

ANNUALS WHICH BENEFIT FROM PINCHING

ANNUALS WHICH BENEFIT FROM PINCHING To encourage plants to fill out, the growth bud should be pinched at the end of the stem. For bedding plants, is during the time when you’re planting in the garden. The removal of leggy foliage will help balance the plant and help in the transplanting process. Simply pinch out or cut off the last […]

ANNUALS FOR COOL OR SHADY PLACES

Information on 50+ annual flowers ANNUALS FOR COOL OR SHADY PLACES Anchusa Campanula (Annual Canterbury Bells) Impatiens (Balsam) Nicotiana (Flowering Tobacco) Omphalodes Nemophila (Love-grove) Cenothera (Evening Primrose) Polygonum

ANNUALS DIFFICULT TO TRANSPLANT

ANNUALS DIFFICULT TO TRANSPLANT (Should be Sown where they are to Flower) California Poppy (Eschscholtzia californica) Evening-primrose (Cenothera Drummondii) Godetia, Whitney (Godetia grandiffora) Gypsophila (Gypsophila elegans) Herb Treemallow (Lavatera trimestris) Laceflower, Blue (Trachymene cmrulea) Love-in-a-mist (Nigella damascena) Lupine (Lupinus) Nasturtium (Tropmolum) Poppy (Papaver) Pricklepoppy, Showy (Argemone grandiflora) Rose Moss (Portulaca. grandiffora) Scarlet Runner (Phaseolus coccineus) Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) Sweet Pea […]

ANNUALS FOR POTS IN GREENHOUSE OR CONSERVATORY

ANNUALS FOR POTS IN GREENHOUSE OR CONSERVATORY Browallia speciosa Campanula (Canterbury Bells) Celosia Cobwa Diascia Helipterum (Everlastings) Impatiens (Balsam) lpomcca purpurea (Morning-glory) Nicotiana (Flowering Tobacco) Penstemon gloxinioides (Beard-tongue) Reseda odorata (Mignonette) Schizanthus (Butterfly Flower) Torenia Trop,Tolum (Nasturtium)   Information on 50+ annual flowers Try growing them form seed Grow annuals for quick color Design 1- ¬†¬†Design 2 – Design 2 […]

Annual Garden Design

Here is design you can plant. 1. Cosmos Primrose 2. Zinnia Calif. Giant. Lemon Queen 3. Scabiosa tall double Cherry Red 4. Snapdragon Sentinel Commander 5. Marigold Golden Fluffy 6. Gloriosa Daisy 7. Celosia Flaming Fire 8. Celosia Golden Fleece 9. Marigold Nearest-to-White 10. Larkspur Steeplechase Red 11. Snapdragon Tetra Crimson 12. Zinnia Peach Blossom 13. Dimorphotheca White 14. Sweet-alyssum […]

How to grow Begonias from seed – tuberous

Begonias Large flowered begonias are usually grown from tubers, but they can be grown from seed and they will flower about eight months after sowing if sufficient heat is available. There are many other kinds of begonias with fibrous roots, and some with rhizomes. Typical of this type are the B. rex cultivars with multi-colored leaves. These will grow well […]