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PostPosted: Mon Feb 02, 2015 11:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes I suppose that's the most logical plan. I'm feeling lazy, though. Pity child labour is so expensive (I'm feeling mean, too!)
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 02, 2015 11:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Use your own. You are not as compelled to pay them.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 03, 2015 3:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sue Deacon wrote:
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I would echo that cuttings take better if grown around the edge of a pot, touching the sides.
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Any particular reason for the Cuttings touching the sides of the Pot...usually all my failures were planted in the middle and despite dipping in Hormone Liquid/Powder not many survived......
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 03, 2015 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Heat Geranimojess heat. Plain and simple. Better success rate with clay pots too I believe.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 03, 2015 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for that...though I never associated Plastic as a Heat container...Clay Pots and Timber yes, through all Seasons...ya learn every Day...
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You stick with me buddy. I'll have you winning 'best of show' rosettes yet at the county fair. Should be a new experience for you, being a Dub and all!
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