P260 CEEFAX 260 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/34   1/4 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  By CEEFAX's gardenhng expert Felicity BryanN Spring seemed here but the sudden bitter wind made me think twice about sowing sweet peasN But you should be thinking hard about annuals nowN Have you seeds to sow next month? If not, order quickly. Think of growing some unusual ones instead of candytuft. How about Limnanthes, or poached egg plant? Its many bright little flowers with yellow centres and white surrounds bloom from spring to late summerN It is iddal for edging and rockeries and bees love itN More
P260 CEEFAX 260 Wed 2 Mar 21:02/12   2/4 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  By CEEFAX's gardeNhng expert Felicity BryanN Grow some annual everlasting flowers like charming white, pink and lilac xeranthemum or Helipterum in many lovely pinks and whitesN Gentian blue Phacelia (Californian bluebell) grows about nine inches tall and has bell flowersN Bees love it too. Another heavenly blue is Cynoglossum (Chinese forget-me-not). It grows about 15 inches tall and flowers all summer I love Eschscholzia (CaliforFHan Poppy) in many coloursN More
P260 CEEFAX 260 Wed 2 Mar 21:01/00   3/4 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  By CEEFAX's gardening expert Felicity BryanN Try some unusual-coloured nasturtiums like Peach MelbaN This year I am growing the exquisite- looking Nemophila (Baby Bluf Bxfs)N This small rock or edging plant has sky blue flowers with white centres. The maculata variety is white with interesting blue markings. For a brilliant splash of orange in your border grow TripterisN Its bright orange daisy flowers bloom throughout the sufldsN All these annuals can be sown where they are to flowerN  Morb
P260 CEEFAX 260 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/00   4/4 :.   ::.   vvvvvvvvvvvvv((((((((((((((((((((((  By CEEFAX's gardening expert Felicity BryanN HPSFORTHEG DD This is your last chance to do some pruning of sulmfr leafing shrubs just before their leaves begin. If you want a good shape, cut back your philadelphus, weigelia or cornus now to the shape you requireN Start sowing lots of seeds indoors to give them a good startN Herbs started now M parsley, chives, summer savory herbsN Also start some lettuce seeds.  More