I've sorted the link out for you Hortico
I think they will benefit from splitting and dividing - discarding the older plants at the centre of the clump and replanting the younger ones, well spaced, and give some fish, blood and bone.
That is, if you like kniphofia - if you don't I'd get rid of them and replace them with something you do like and that will add to your garden.
There's no such thing as a true black rose - there are some gorgeous very deep red ones - work your way through the deep red roses on these pages https://www.classicroses.co.uk/roses.html?p=1&pbr_rose_colour=15
There are some absolute beauties.
My late mother used to have a rose which she called her Black Rose, but it was a very deep red HT rose - so deep that the shadows in the folds of the petals looked black, but the rest of the petals were a deep crimson.
Topbird - you and Wonky have a lot in common - I think she'd even eat it with fish fingers
Oooh thanks Fidget ......
Hi Berkley If an advert is causing problems, let Nora know ... occasionally an advert seems to play up on certain software - wasn't modern technology supposed to make our lives easier ?
Think someone said the other day that HappyMarian has computer probs.
Verdun announced a few days ago that he was taking 'time out'.
Kef is ok but not posting here.
Panda is busy getting ready for her wedding.
Palaisglide posted the other day.
Not sure about Mrs Garden ...
Buttercupdays - I couldn't put it any better
Whoops! Nearly right ... £7 for 5 pairs http://www.waitrose.com/shop/DisplayProductFlyout?productId=51486