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Long term readers of this blog may recall that last year I did a number of reviews for Plant Me Now mainly in relation to their bedding plants.  I was always impressed with the quality of the plants and the package so I was more than happy to be asked to review some of their perennial starter plants this month. The plants arrived in the usual good packaging and as you can… Read More

As regular readers will know I have been acting as a plant reviewer for Plant Me Now this year.  The final instalment is autumn/winter bedding and I was asked to choose from a wide selection which you can find on the web site.  There is a good range to choose from and I was inclined to go pastel this winter having been all tropical yellows and oranges last year. As I have… Read More

I was thrilled to discover 3 boxes of summer bedding from Plant Me Now to review when I got back from Plymouth this weekend.  They contained a selection of summer bedding plants from their Premium and Must Have plant ranges, as well as 2 trays of trailing mixed Lobelia from the Ready to Plant range which you can see in the box above.  You can see how lush the growth is. I… Read More

This is my second review for Plant Me Now.  This time I was sent perennial starter plants of Digitalis Dalmation Cream and jumbo starter plants of Hosta Brim Cup and Monarda Cambridge Scarlet. Plant Me Now overwinter their young perennials so that the plants have a strong root system and should flower in the first year of planting.  The jumbo starter plants are larger and intended for quicker results.  The catalogue states… Read More