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    September 6, 2014 @ 7:59 am

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  2. Jane Scorer
    August 16, 2014 @ 1:09 pm

    Thanks for that :-) Are they all direct sow ? I am always ‘weeding’ out my hardy annual seedling accidentally, and would get a higher hit rate if I grew in the greenhouse and then planted out. More work but that’s ok if the plants would cope with being transplanted to final growing positions?

    • Ben
      August 22, 2014 @ 2:49 pm

      you can do that yes…though I wouldn’t do that with the larkspur and the ammi….they like a direct sowing.

    • Ben
      September 6, 2014 @ 6:02 am

      ammi, nigella and larkspur loath being disturbed…..but most of the rest can be started in pots. I usually do some direct sowing….then fill gaps with pots grown critters.