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Dids rose.

Advantages: A sentimental gift.
Disadvantages: Didn't grow.

Nine years ago, at around this time i was having to sit and watch my in laws grieving for the loss of the matriarchal figure of my hubands Nan, whom we all called Did (long story, but my hubby and my brother in law caouldn't say Nanny when they were littl ...

sarahbarrow 27.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Gift Republic Name a Rose

Lettuce eat our greens

Advantages: Attractive bolt resistant lettuce, stands well in ground
Disadvantages: None for me.

It is easy to get in the habit of growing the same trusty old varieties of veg and salad crops. But Mazur is a relatively new variety of lettuce that stands out for me as one of my best finds. Sometimes when a seed company is trying to decide whether to i ...

ryeb 26.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Thompson Morgan Lettuce Mazur Seeds

Beet it

Advantages: Less inclined to bolt from early sowings, reliable seeds well packaged, good flavour and colour.
Disadvantages: None for me

I am a self confessed beetroot fanatic and I have gone from growing a few at the end of a row, to devoting a whole allotment bed to them. If I could choose just one variety to grow, it would be the ever reliable Boltardy I am reviewing today. . THE ...

ryeb 24.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Kings Seeds Beetroot Boltardy Seeds

Stinky Seeds

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: A waste of £1, Didnt grow much grass

My Purchase My lawn is in desperate need of love and I am trying very hard to give it this along with grass seed and water. I have tried quote a few different grass seeds and generally it has seemed random if the grass grew or not. When in my new loc ...

Picklewest 09.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Chatsworth All in One Grass Seed & Lawn Fertiliser

Super Seed Lets the Grass Grow

Advantages: nice green grass
Disadvantages: Not much in the pack, does not spread far

My Purchase This is the first summer that Rick and I have had a lawn to look after, and our lawn certainly needs some love and attention. Moving into our house last November the lawn had not been cut for what looked like a year. It was overgrown, patc ...

Picklewest 06.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Chatsworth Super Patch Grass Seed