6 Comments

  1. michael fletcher
    July 14, 2013 @ 2:26 pm

    Gypsophila not hyperlinks
    Michael

  2. michael fletcher
    July 14, 2013 @ 2:23 pm

    I bought a collection of cut flower seeds from you earlier in the year and amongst the collection is hyperlinks which is just right for cutting now. Do I cut them at soil level and will they ‘re grow?
    Michael

  3. Jan
    March 1, 2012 @ 11:52 pm

    Just been reading the latest Sarah Raven missive. Some lovely stuff. Just wanted to let you know she uses Ipomoea lobata as a cut flower too-sear the ends in boiling water first.

  4. Johnny Kelso
    February 16, 2012 @ 7:12 pm

    I’m slightly worried that I might come over as one of those pedants who carries a pen so that they can correct apostrophes on signs but you are perfectly correct to write “growing cut flowers”. This is because “cut flowers” is an open compound noun; another similar example would be “playing lawn tennis” where “lawn tennis” is a compound noun. So “Well done you.”

    • Ben
      February 16, 2012 @ 7:41 pm

      Thank God for that! Whew….winner!

      • Ben
        February 16, 2012 @ 7:42 pm

        …but I have no idea what you’re talking about.