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Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
There are other seed banks in the world as well as Kew. The more the merrier.
frankbeswick, 5 hours ago
Woodland Fungi
If only we knew what makes truffles so sensitive to the right conditions!
frankbeswick, 5 hours ago
Woodland Fungi
I am familiar with all except black trumpet, yellowfoot, and old man of the woods, which do not seem common over here. I cannot comment on what they taste like in a medley, but I think that oyster mushroom goes well in many dishes.
frankbeswick, 5 hours ago
Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
Hopefully,but cuttings are the way to grow hybrids.
frankbeswick, 16 hours ago
Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
There are a few nurseries that have them,and all derive from cuttings of the original.
frankbeswick, 16 hours ago
Small Gardens
Great.
frankbeswick, 16 hours ago
Woodland Fungi
Also, I'd meant to ask another somewhat related question, which deals with such edible mushrooms as chicken-of-the-woods and oyster that occur on your side of the (Atlantic) pond. This weekend looks like a go for making the Beacan Bruithe ...
DerdriuMarriner, 21 hours ago
Woodland Fungi
frankbeswick, Thank you for product lines, pretty pictures and practical information. In particular, of all the information in all the paragraphs throughout this entertainingly, excellently educational wizzley, I mull the dilemma in your ...
DerdriuMarriner, 21 hours ago
Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
Kew Gardens in London started a project over 20 years ago to collect and catalogue seeds from every plant in the world so species will not die out. It is an almighty project . Hopefully our Beauty here is amongst them.
Veronica, 21 hours ago
Small Gardens
Thank you! It's supposed to be in the 80s Fahrenheit (26-plus degrees Celsius) today, tomorrow and Saturday. It's supposed to be in the 90s F (32-plus degrees C) -- with precipitation ;-{ -- Sunday and Monday. So it'll be early tomorrow or ...
DerdriuMarriner, 21 hours ago
Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
You've indicated that a descendant of the Templeton original discovery is in Belfast Botanical Gardens. Would there be other direct descendants as back-up in case -- perish the thought -- the line should stop in the gardens? And, in a related ...
DerdriuMarriner, 21 hours ago
Small Gardens
Planting by families is the basis of crop rotation, but the problem is that some seeds of small plants are easily shaded out by larger and more vigorous plants. I am thinking of carrots, which are vulnerable in this respect. I like to grow ...
frankbeswick, 1 day ago
Small Gardens
The seeds for the indoor gardening that I mentioned below got taken care of Memorial Day. But I have more seeds than window boxes and pots! So my sister is agreeable to my planting them along her front-yard wall and around her front ...
DerdriuMarriner, 1 day ago
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Sometimes the grocery store where I shop does not have high-demand or new products. Is there a certain amount of time within which one has to upload the receipt after doing the required poll or video?
DerdriuMarriner, 1 day ago
Rosa Hibernica, the Irish Rose
History is rarely capable of certainty.The exact is not very important.
frankbeswick, 1 day ago

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