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harmonyharmony Posts: 370
Hi, are there any annual climbers other than nasturtiums (love them and already have seed) that can be sown straight into the garden/containers. Thanks..


  • FairygirlFairygirl Posts: 52,097
    Sweet Peas.
    Bit early to do it though.  :)
    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....

    I live in west central Scotland - not where that photo is...
  • B3B3 Posts: 25,231
    edited March 2020
    Black eyed susies - especially the rusty red ones
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • FireFire Posts: 17,116
    edited March 2020
    Lofos. I've never tried it but thinking of it this year, as I might be home a lot to water it. It can grow up or down, so to speak.
    And cup and saucer plant in purple or white. I bombed with this last year but have over wintered two and giving them another go.
  • debs64debs64 Posts: 4,909
    Morning glories are beautiful but not even the tiniest bit hardy so wait until all the frost is over. They grow very fast though and come in a wide range of colours. 
    I tried Lofos last year wasn’t very impressed lots of leaves not many flowers but that may have been my fault. Possibly like nasturtiums they prefer a poorer soil. 
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