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Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 11:30

pennypat, I'm completely addicted to Great British Bake off, but I don't have much of a sweet tooth (excluding marzipan) So I don't think I'll be making decorated cakes, but I find the techniques fascinating

Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 11:04

There's a whole world of artistry that I knew nothing about

Any wine makers out there?

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 10:56

I will do the pectin haze test with meths later on and report back

Dove, it tastes v. good; not vinegary. Is a vinegar mother thick? (Oh dear, sounds a bit insulting)

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 10:51

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61222.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 Clematis Orange Peel flowering again.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61223.jpg?width=640&height=350&mode=max

 This pot had all the nasturtiums destroyed by Cabbage Whites, now rejuvenated by the good weather

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61224.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 First attempt to grow celeriac.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61225.jpg?width=640&height=350&mode=max

 I love the colours of this chard

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61226.jpg?width=480&height=350&mode=max

 The hay field behind the house seems to be growing giant pumpkins

Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:29

Are all those veg and flowers made from icing? I thought it was marzipan

Any wine makers out there?

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:28

Steephill, thank you for that link. I think the wine may have a pectin haze. I will be doing the test tomorrow

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:26

Nut, that would be great if she could join us

Has any one made a gardening cake before

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 20:07

Dove, those are amazing!

Red slimey worms

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 19:54

Alan, that seems like good advice

Discussions started by artjak

Well, I never knew that!

The science aspect of wildlife 
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Info about this 
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Wow, what a sunset!

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What is this stuff? 
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Any wine makers out there?

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Did I review 1500 plants in my sleep?

Why does it say I've reviewed all these plants? 
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ngs garden in Peterborough

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Rubbish really 
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Making a potting bench

Any suggestions welcome 
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Gooseberry crop

Best crop ever 
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Massive grass snake

Grass snake in herbaceous border 
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More good guys

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