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Spring?

Hi all, The wonders of a continuous spring. This flower greeted me on arrival home from Europe. It looks like 8 months of spring this year. A short time ago…

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Weather

Hi all, We had wonderful weather in Europe and all fears of cold and misery were dispelled. Thanks to all who took part in making a wonderful trip. It took…

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Article

For New Zealand readers, If you happen to be browsing a bookshop this month check out the April May issue of New Zealand ‘Memories’ magazine. There is a 5 page…

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Minis

April 8, 2008
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Brian, My experience is that Div 6 and 7 will last for 6 weeks or more in the fridge. Cultivars such as Little Gem do not last more than a…

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Oh Dear

April 2, 2008
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I’m getting worried. In the next month I will pass through Heathrow three times. I will probably pass my luggage coming in as I go out!!!!! or maybe I could…

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climate

March 27, 2008
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Dave Luditch and Peter are both correct. Peter is correct when he says that the whole of New Zealand is considered to be a temperate climate. Dave is correct when he…

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