We have had a busy week potting up next season Hardy geranium plants. We use a peat based compost with vermiculite to provide a good open structure for the roots to grow in. Hardy Geraniums are generally easy garden plants to grow, however growing them in 2L pots for sale has provided us with a few…Details
The Heucheras we potted up last month are looking so colourful here on the nursery under the grey November skies.
How to overwinter your beautiful Dahlias. Dahlias are not frost hardy and so need to be lifted for the winter months. Dahlias produce a swollen root system and it is these roots that need to be protected. Your first job will be to cut back the aerial part of the plant right down to the…Details
Had a productive morning sitting in the warm resetting our website shop. It is now ready to begin taking orders for rooted cuttings of: Scented Pelargoniums, Unusual Pelargoniums, Ivy Leaf Pelargoniums and Zonal Pelargoniums. They will be ready for dispatch in March 2016. Check it out on : https://cramdennursery.co.uk/ Gosh so that is 2015 with only a…Details
We have had a busy week potting up all of our Lavender plants. The Angustifolia (English ) types, will sit quietly and not start to grow until the spring time, while the Steochas (French Varieties) will gently grow through the winter for us and be ready for sale first.Details
Here they are,our spring Pansies pricked out and ready to grow.
Here are our Pansie seedlings ready to be pricked out and transplanted, it’s going to be a fiddly job but it will be worth it for those beautiful spring flowers.
With only a couple of cold spells here on the nursery so far this winter we have just got around to putting our deciduous Agapanthus (planted out in the border) to bed for the winter. There are 2 types of Agapanthus, deciduous (lose their leaves and die down for the winter) and evergreen (keep their…Details