Ferns Workshop

Ferns Workshop

Paul Ingleton reports on the Fern Workshop held in November 2018 with Jude Lawton.  (more…)

Some grasses grown from seed

Some grasses grown from seed

Some grasses grown from seed

by Virginia Oakes

In April 2006 we had our first ever Seedling Swap. It was a great success and much enjoyed by everyone who attended. Three members gave presentations on different aspects of growing from seed and this is a transcript of one of them. (more…)

Trees and shrubs from seed

Trees and shrubs from seed

The second talk given at our first Seedling Swap in April 2006 dealt with the pleasures and principles – and the few pitfalls – of growing trees and shrubs from seed. Jeremy Spon’s infectious enthusiasm comes across in print, just as it did in his talk. (more…)

Bulbs from seed

Bulbs from seed

In the third article based on the talks given at the Seedling Swap in April 2006, Gill Regan shares with us the hard-won secrets of growing bulbs from seed. The many striking photographs that accompanied her talk showed that, after early setbacks, she has clearly discovered a successful formula.

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