Cheap and cheerful

geoffhandley(Shropshire, UK)July 13, 2005

I filled this terracotta pot with petunias and lobelia from the market. Wondered if they would be as good as the others I had got from the garden centre that were bigger and about twice as expensive. Turns out they are much nicer flowers.

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shrubs_n_bulbs(z8/9 UK)

I bet those are the really big F1 flowers that were the latest and greatest in the 80's. My experience was that they were a disaster in the rain but I guess they look great this year ;) And you can't go wrong with Lobelia.

    Bookmark   July 14, 2005 at 6:01AM
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rosemariero(Z9 SW SUNDiegoCA)

Those DO look great, Geoff! I gave up on Petunias...but all my Lobelia seem to be doing great this year!

~Rosemarie

    Bookmark   July 15, 2005 at 10:57AM
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