Seed and Plant Swap 2017

to start 2017 here's a few seeds spare

Asclepias Tuberosa

 Orthrosanthus Polystachyus 

Thalictum Sphaerostachyum


Thalictrum flavum

Achillea Ptarmica

Vebascum Nigrum

Asclepias Incarnata



  • TigrahTigrah Posts: 125

    Oh that's a hear idea! I have a lot of beg seed and not a lot of space. I was thinking I'll probably sow around half a packet, so I can seal the packet and send them off to somebody on here image

  • GardenmaidenGardenmaiden Posts: 1,095

    Seeds available, some I've harvested and some I've tried but won't grow in my soil.

    Mystery grass - looks like long thin needles

    Echinops - white or blue

    Acanthus Mollis

    Agapanthus - blue and a variety called Streamline


    Amaranthus Hypochondriacus

    Anemone - pale pink/dark pink


    Asphodel White

    Lychnis - white or red




    Eryngium Giganteum Miss Wilmotts Ghost

    Eryngium Giganteum Tall Blue

    Eucomis - white


    Francoa Sonchifolia



    Kitaibela Vitifolia Alba

    Libertia Grandiflora

    Linaria Purpurea - pink or purple

    Lupin - blue or pink


    Polemonium - white or blue

    Salvia - purple or dark blue

    Sweetpeas - mixed

    Telekia Speciosa


    Weld Reseda Luteola

    Verbascum Olympicum

    Verbascum Lychnitis

    Watsonia - orange

    Aquilegia - skinneri, dark blue, yellow, pink double, blue/white, tall pink single, mixed. These are the colour of the flowers the seeds came from.

    Thalictrum - aqualegifolium, yellow

    Astrantia - Hadspen blood red, white, pinky white

    Phlomis -Tuberosa, fruticosum, purple, yellow

    Hollyhock - pink/yellow, black

    Harebell - mixed

    Poppy - Beauty of Livermore, blackcurrant fizz, lilac doubles, pink, pink pompom, welsh, opium double red

    Foxglove - Lutea, ice queen, grandiflora, peach, pale pink

    Bupleurum Fruticosum

    Teucrium Hircanicum

    Morus blaice

    Silene - hot pink

    Stapelia variegata


    Aconitum Sky Blue

    Rudbeckia - Rusty, goldsturm, sundance, brilliant star, cherokee sunset, yellow, little golden, moreno


    Cornflower - Fireworks

    Calendula - Indian Prince

    Verbena bonariensis

    Echium - pastel mix

    Foxglove - excelsior hybrid mixed

    Aquilegia - Miss Scott Elliot mixed

    Laurentia - shooting stars

    Petrohagia - pink starlets

    Dahlia - dwarf mixed

    Phlox - dwarf beauty mixed

    Zinnia - hot mix

    Primrose - pink petticoats

    Antirrhinum - illumination mix, rust resistant mix, kimosy mid rose

    Aster - ostrich feather


    Cosmos - sensation mixed

    Ice plant- sparkles mixed

    Orlaya - snowballs

    Dracocephalum - blue bird

  • I am impressed by that lot. I have tended not to be very sucessful with growing from seeds. I probably need to look after them better.

    Last edited: 21 January 2017 15:46:28

  • Bright starBright star Wrea GreenPosts: 473

    Hi gardenmaiden, that's an impressive list. I'd certainly be interested in the Astrantia  Hadspens Blood, and some foxgloves please. I will contact u via PM.

  • Hello, Gardenmaiden. I would really appreciate some Rudbeckia Brilliant Star and Moreno, Dahlia, Phlox dwarf beauty, poppy Blackcurrant Fizz and some sweet peas please.

    I have ordered the following and I'm happy to share:

    - Zinia 'Giant Cactus'

    - Cosmos bipinnatus 'Velouette'

    - Californian Poppy 'Ballerina Mix'

    - Poppy 'Danish Flag'

    - Phlox 'Sugar stars'

    - Laurentia 'Stargazer Mix'

    - Ipomoea pennata 'Cypress Vine'

    - Lupin 'Sunrise'

  • GardenmaidenGardenmaiden Posts: 1,095

    Hi Pitter patter, I have a packet of Laurentia if you would like it as well. PM me your details.

  • Thank you, GardenMaiden. That would be great! I'm trying to grow them this year. Let's see if I can get my head around this PM thing...

  • Hi GardenMaiden

    id love some Orlaya Snowball if at almost possible please. Shall I PM you?

    I have the following on offer if anyone wants them:

    Stipa tenuissima 'pony tails'


    Pepper Cayenne

    Cucumber (sorry I don't know the type as I've torn the seed packet!)


  • GardenmaidenGardenmaiden Posts: 1,095

    Yes please Tootles

  • Hi Garden maiden

    I'd like some TITHONIA and WATSONIA if you have any left,please 

  • GardenmaidenGardenmaiden Posts: 1,095

    Hi Patrakliev, please pm me your details.

  • ecokidecokid Posts: 137


    I've sent you a PM Garden Maiden.

    Finally sorted out my seeds and my planting list for this year - lots up for grabs! 


    Achillea Millefolium - white

    Agastache Foeniculum - Apricot Sprite

    Allium Ursinum

    Canterbury Bells

    Cosmos - Sensation mix Sweet Sixteen

    Cosmos - Sweet Sixteen

    Hesperis Matronalis

    Hollyhock - Rosea 'Halo white'

    Primula Veris 'Cowslip Primrose'.

    Nepeta Cataria - catnip

    Nigella - Miss Jekyll

    Nigella - Oxford Blue

    Salvia- Blaze of fire

    Sweet Pea - Culpani

    Sunflower - Giant Yellow

    Sunflower - Giant Yellow

    Sunflower - Giant Yellow

    Sunflower - Vanilla Ice

    Zinnia-  Envy

    Welsh Onion - Bee magnet!

    Veggie packets:

    Beetroot - Carillon and Golden

    Chard - Rainbow and Vulkan

    Choy Sum

    Climbing French bean yellow

    Courgette - Coucourzelle

    Lettuce Lollo Rossa


    Pac Choy

    Rainbow carrots - Snow white, red samaurai, royal chantenay, purple haze and Yellow Stone


    Squash - winter Uchiki Kuri

    Squash - Summer Sunburst F1

    Tomato - RedCherry

    Last edited: 24 January 2017 16:32:37

  • ecokidecokid Posts: 137

    oh and Hyssop :D

  • Bright starBright star Wrea GreenPosts: 473

    Hi ecokid, could I have some zinnia envy and some white achillea please? 

  • lilysillylilysilly Posts: 288

    Hi Ecokid, please could l have a few Vanilla Ice sunflower, agastache Apricot Sprite, cosmos Sweet Sixteen, a couple courgette seeds and a few chard seeds please.

  • ecokidecokid Posts: 137
    lilysilly says:

    Hi Ecokid, please could l have a few Vanilla Ice sunflower, agastache Apricot Sprite, cosmos Sweet Sixteen, a couple courgette seeds and a few chard seeds please.

    See original post

     Sure. Send me a PM with details and will post them this week. 

  • ecokidecokid Posts: 137

    I also have lots of blue Borage available. If anyone else would like some of any of the above, please send a PM with details. I'm hoping to post seeds this week.

  • Thank you  so much GARDEN MAIDEN!!

    Seeds  arrived just now in the  post.

    Made my day!??

  • GardenmaidenGardenmaiden Posts: 1,095

    No problem patrakliev, enjoy!

  • Bright starBright star Wrea GreenPosts: 473

    I have some seeds left over from my Autumn sowings which I can now safely share as they all appear to have survived so far. Not many of each but enough for a good show. 

    Ammi Majus

    Ammi Visnaga

    Scabiosa Atropurpurea 'Burgandy Beau'

    Echinacea purpurea, purple coneflower 

    Echinacea purpurea 'white swan'

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