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What are these seedlings?

Jason-3Jason-3 Posts: 372
My wife rummaged through my seed tin and planted about 10 trays. See labelled them all up barring one. She has no idea what they are. I have about 50 or so half packets, so they could be anything. She does prefer annuals to perennial seeds as she is somewhat impatient




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  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,857
    Could they be Nicotiana?

    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
  • Jason-3Jason-3 Posts: 372
    @fidgetbones

    Hi, definitely not nicotania, as I'm not overly keen on the fragrance. But ty
  • Ladybird4Ladybird4 Third rock from the sunPosts: 33,842
    Hi @Jason-3 they look like Cerinthe seedlings to me.
    Cacoethes: An irresistible urge to do something inadvisable
  • Jason-3Jason-3 Posts: 372
    @Ladybird4

    I don't think they are cerinthe as I don't believe I've bought any. Not at least the last 5 years since we moved house.
    I'm starting to think they could be candyduft
  • Ladybird4Ladybird4 Third rock from the sunPosts: 33,842
    No problem @Jason-3 I hope that you do discover what they are. It will be a nice surprise for you when they flower.
    Cacoethes: An irresistible urge to do something inadvisable
  • Jason-3Jason-3 Posts: 372
    @Ladybird4
    Tnx, I do hope I'm pleasently surprised 🤔
  • JennyJJennyJ DoncasterPosts: 6,079
    Lychnis coronaria? They're not as fluffy as the ones I have coming up outside (self-sowers) but otherwise similar.
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