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    Quote Originally Posted by mothhawk View Post
    You ain't burying 'em deep enough!
    I know that's the main possible cause but I've been growing daffs for years and I always make sure I plant them deep. I still get lots of blind ones. I think it may be something to do with my clay soil and/or lack of rain ( very dry summers in Wiltshire - the bulbs maybe drying out too much?


    # and I don't feed them! Perhaps I need to feed the whole garden!
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    I love the way daffs grow wherever they want and have an ability to migrate. I'm sure if I had a look in the garden at night, I'd seem them scurrying about.
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    Bed 13 cleared, covered with a 105 planting membrane and 84 Daffs planted

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    I have some Tulip Bulbs to go in the end with the red Joist
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    Can we have a photo when they have grown? Very exciting.

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    Most definitely Scarlet
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