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What's happened to my flowers?

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BuddingGardener Thu 11-Jun-15 21:31:44

They look as if they are wilting. It's been sunny the last 2 days and they have been getting watered every day when it's sunny. Other pots are fine
Can anyone help?

HaveYouSeenHerLately Thu 11-Jun-15 23:21:50

Try watering in the evening when it's cooler? It's often recommended not to water during the hottest part of the day/ full sun but I can't remember why grin Possibly something to do with leaf scorch/ plants not being able to take up the water when it's too hot outside?

BuddingGardener Fri 12-Jun-15 00:53:03

Thanks I always water in the evening xxx

BuddingGardener Fri 12-Jun-15 06:40:48

They are looking a bit better today thanks xxx

shovetheholly Fri 12-Jun-15 09:59:31

They look like they're straight up wilting. You could move the pot somewhere that gets just a bit more shade during the hot days?

echt Fri 12-Jun-15 13:21:58

In Au, they say morning watering is best, but that's possibly because summer evenings can be very warm indeed.

BuddingGardener Fri 12-Jun-15 17:15:23

They look a bit better today thanks don't know how they will fare tomorrows forecast is for thunder & lightning.
Hope the weather improves and we get a good summer, sits with fingers crossed xxx

HaveYouSeenHerLately Fri 12-Jun-15 18:11:06

Sorry I was on the app and couldn't see photos!

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