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Watercress...would you....

Posted: 10/10/2015 at 07:32

It's fine to eat it - the reason we're advised not to eat foraged wild watercress is because of the danger of contracting liver fluke from grazing animals which may have fouled the water. 

In a self-contained garden pond with no grazing animal access it should be perfectly fine as Welshonion says


Posted: 10/10/2015 at 07:28

Good morning all

Another beautiful morning ... hopefully the sun will shine on Fidget and Mr Fidget to be

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 10/10/2015 at 07:20

and this?

 and this?



 All too late to do the clearing up ... Pat and I have done it all .........

Now who's for breakfast?






Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 10/10/2015 at 07:13

Who's this????????????

Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 20:01



Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 19:57


Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 19:44


Fidgetbones - Hen party

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 19:42

Oooh good news KEF - I was up at 5.30 this morning, and after a glass or two I'll need a doze

Witch hazel soil conditions

Posted: 09/10/2015 at 19:41

Hi Pixui -  they like a neutral to acid soil - I'd use an ericaceous loam-based compost - lots of info here


Posted: 09/10/2015 at 19:36

But sometimes my alertness at spotting new members is a bit amiss when I'm exhausted from helping my daughter move house   My apologies

Welcome aboard Clare

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