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Wordless Wednesday – FEED ME!

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Wordless Wednesday – You may need sunglasses for some of these dazzlers

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Kiss me over the garden gate – but only if you have a ladder!

I like to experiment with new plants each year and with a nickname like Kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate, Persicaria orientalis sounded like an entertaining annual to try to grow from seed. It’s an old-fashioned cottage garden plant, growing to 4ft (~1.2m) apparently. I’d … Continue reading

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