The Great Bigleggy Sunflower Growoff 2016

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Mar 2017
7:32am, 9 Mar 2017
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mad4purple
Atc that's perfect :) tallest during the time period
Mar 2017
6:58pm, 10 Mar 2017
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Hanneke
Oh, this looks interesting :)
Mar 2017
8:12pm, 10 Mar 2017
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sallykate
I'm in! Am going to try three growing methods:

1. Direct in the soil - which is best but I managed just one plant last year from about 20 seeds, largely due to slugs & snails

2. Direct in a big pot

3. Start in small pots and transplant once big and strong enough to withstand a bit of attack from rampant molluscs.
Mar 2017
4:48pm, 11 Mar 2017
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bigleggy
All good methods SK :-)
Mar 2017
12:34pm, 17 Mar 2017
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Fizz :-)
Right. I've got my seeds :-)

Are you going to start a 2017 thread, bigleggy?
Mar 2017
12:36pm, 17 Mar 2017
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sallykate
I have some old seeds but will get some new ones tomorrow.
Mar 2017
3:17pm, 17 Mar 2017
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bigleggy
http://www.fetcheveryone.com/viewtopic.php?id=59695

we can let this thread die now :-)
Mar 2017
10:01pm, 18 Mar 2017
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Eynsham Red
Count me in. I'll have too buy some seeds tomorrow.

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