Six on Saturday – 04/08/2018

This weeks Six on Saturday highlights what’s new in the garden as well as some of my favourites. 1 – Cyphomandra corymbiflora The hardy tamarillo (I’m yet to test this) belongs to the Solanaceae family and can apparently withstand temperatures as low as -10¬įC. The flowers are just starting to open and should be followed…

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Six on Saturday – 14/07/2018

Still having issues with the WordPress app on my phone, so now trying to access it via Chrome. My six on Saturday are as follows: 1. Canna x ehemanii This has to be the favourite out of all my Cannas and it miraculously survived outdoors all winter with no protection. The first of what will…

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Six on Saturday – 07/07/2018

1. Canna¬†warscewiczii I’ve grown these from my own saved seed with very good germination rates. They quickly clump up and flower in their first year from early an sowing (these were sown five months ago in February). Unlike other Canna, I have still not managed to overwinter C. warscewiczii successfully, but no matter when they…

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