Can anyone help identify my fledging perennials...

missimaxomissimaxo Posts: 10

I got these perennials as mini plugs via a telegraph offer but stupidly threw the box away without naming them... Can anyone tell me what they are so I can work out where to plant them out.  Thanks

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  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,237

    1  geum

    2.foxgloves

    3. can't do 

    4.catmint

    did you grow them from seed missimaxo? 

  • missimaxomissimaxo Posts: 10

    No they came as mini plugs on one of those pay postage get plants free offer... to be honest they've done better than I thought as I don't have a greenhouse and just had them on the windowsill

  • punkdocpunkdoc Posts: 5,209

    3 maybe campanulas or asters


    I've seen the needle and the damage done
    A little part of it in everyone
  • cotty1000cotty1000 Posts: 266

    The third one will either be Echinacea,helenium or my best guess is penstemon.I have  bought similar plugs in post like these.the first two seem right,but I think the last one could be verbena bonariensis.it will be exciting for you to see how they turn out

  • missimaxomissimaxo Posts: 10

    Thank you, will look them up and have a guesss at where best to plant them out.

  • chickychicky SurreyPosts: 7,197

    I got the same offer - so I can tell you exactly!

    Geum - Mrs Bradshaw

    Foxgloves - Excelsior

    Coreopsis - Sunray

    Nepeta - Mussini

    Hope that helps !! I have been really pleased with how mine have grown - they were really tiny when they arrived.

    The Stone Age didn’t end because they ran out of stones ......
  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 24,237

    image good one chicky

    Is Mrs Bradshaw the red one?

  • hollie hockhollie hock Posts: 3,344

    I got a similar offer last year, Mrs Bradshaw is looking like she might be orange

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