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by spreader
Tue Nov 26, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi from sunny West Lothian
Replies: 14
Views: 874

Re: Hi from sunny West Lothian

kata wrote:I would'nt plant out anything 'tropical' just now.

cold wet soil is not good.

Do indoors on windowsill.

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No I meant next spring. :shock:
by spreader
Tue Nov 26, 2013 4:39 pm
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi from sunny West Lothian
Replies: 14
Views: 874

Re: Hi from sunny West Lothian

I'm in the process of accessing my needs but I'm a keen fan of tropical (or tropical looking) vines and climbers. I'm hoping to plant various ipomoea and see how they do. Does anyone have advice on whether it's best to sow indoor then plant out or to plant directly?
by spreader
Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:04 am
Forum: New Members Introduce yourself here ;-) (public)
Topic: Hi from sunny West Lothian
Replies: 14
Views: 874

Hi from sunny West Lothian

Interested in exotic gardening but unsure what will survive in east central Scotland. I suppose we've become a bit complacent with talk of a warming climate. However a couple of bad winters have knocked that idea on the head. I've lost a mature ceanothus and a eucalyptus because of temperatures as l...