Little beasties

The next step in the propagation of Dahlia ‘Princess Marie José’ for the Plant Exchange saw me retrieving the tubers from their winter nest of shredded paper, laying them out in seed trays and covering with compost.  I brought my propagator into the house to reduce the heating required and waited to see the shoots. A month …

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Directory 2012

The end is in sight with the arrival of the final colour proof of the 2012 National Plant Collections Directory.  Back in September the process began with requests made to the Collection Holders for an update of their details.  Contact information, description of the Collection and the where, when and how much, are all needed for the …

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