Begonias in the garden – 4/10/2020

Around this time last year I did a post on Begonias. It was getting to the end of a growing season during which I'd been experimenting further with planting out some supposedly hardy begonias as well as some that I knew would need lifting again before the winter. I have repeated and extended my experimentation…

Helenium ‘Sahin’s Early Flowerer’

Helenium 'Sahin's Early Flowerer' was discovered as a seedling growing in the Sahin trial grounds in Zeeland, Holland. It was selected in 1996 for its long flowering season. For me it starts flowering around mid July and has a main flowering period of four to six weeks, then produces a trickle of blooms into the…