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Blue strawberries?

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 10:14

Well, I'll be blowed......an ebay ad for the same blue strawberry has now appeared at the top of this forum page.  

Beware the dreaded blue strawberry!

I do use an ad blocker, btw.

Blue strawberries?

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 09:46
http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/3bf096c4-09f1-4a53-8bc4-9e585d1832d2_zpsd1d8f823.png

 

nutcutlet wrote (see)

I don't believe that. 

I have photo-manipulation programmes on my computer. I could breed something like that

 

Me too.....not sure if I'd want to though.  

Growing Roses

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 08:16
Orchid Lady wrote (see)

I should be able to manage that David, I'm very familiar with the wine glass shape 

Yes, we know about your addiction, OL   .......perhaps the words 'goblet shape' would have been a better choice of phrase.

Growing Roses

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 22:04

Never heard that one, OL and to be honest can't imagine what it's based on.

It is advisable to note the potential spread of each rose before you order, so you can avoid overcrowding. Overcrowding prevents free circulation of air between plants and thus causes diseases. Also to this end, when pruning keep the centre of the bush open, ie prune to a kind of wine glass shape.

Also, individual beds of one variety look much better than mixed beds.

Growing Roses

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 21:47
Orchid Lady wrote (see)

Can't look at Handley on the iPad  Will look tomorrow when I get the ancient sown laptop out 

http://www.classicroses.co.uk/

Growing Roses

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 21:43

OL, at those 'bargain' prices you should be looking elsewhere.

Growing Roses

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 21:39

Can't help there, OL....never bought a garden mag since 1954.

Anyway, the 'smiley' ones are good.

Edi: At those 'bargain' prices you should be looking further afield.

The book. By Mike Allen.

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 21:33
star gaze lily wrote (see)

Oh heck 

 

I'll send you a hug, Lilly......any excuse!

Football season - 2014

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 21:31

Do try to keep up dere!

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