Great to see Pelargoniums on TV last night, on BBC2s “The Great British Garden Revival”, Tom Hark Dyke did them proud. He looked as the miss naming of them as ‘Geraniums’, and the differences between them and true Hardy Geraniums ( aka Cranesbills). He planted a beautiful Victorian planter up with trailing Ivy leaf Pelargoniums, delicious…Details
If you are anything like me, you have managed to put off the cold weather preparation for some of your plants. Until now we have left out Agapanthus outside in their pots but it is now the time to bring them in so they are kept away from the worst of the winter weather. If…Details
Agapanthus all potted up and ready to grow here at Cramden Nursery. As soon as they have been potted up they straight away look bigger plants and you can almost hear them sigh with relief to have more room for their roots.
Potting up Lavenders for next summer here at Cramden Nursery. Wow the green house smells beautiful and so very relaxing today.
Many Agapanthus will be still in flower this month so keep on top of your liquid feeding with a good high potash feed such as “Geranium Elixir” which is used here on the nursery. Cut off any flowering stems that have “gone over” to stop them trying to form seeds and thus waste their energy.…Details
We are coming to the end of the summer and to the end of our season here at Cramden Nursery. Our Sale has been on now since the beginning of August and everything must go, so greenhouses can be emptied out cleaned down and we can start all over again. Drop and in see what…Details
The bees are loving our Lavender here at Cramden Nursery, here is stoechas (the French lavender) Lilac wings being inspected.