gardener's delight


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Noun1.gardener's delight - an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowersgardener's delight - an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers
lychnis, catchfly - mostly perennial herbs with sticky stems that catch insects; widespread in north temperate zone
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Tangy Orange Fizz, super-sweet Golden Crown and the exotically striped Green Zebra are brightening up the greenhouse, but you can't beat plain old Gardener's Delight for taste and reliable cropping.
New Cottage is a gardener's delight. Its surroundings offer RHS Award-winning designed gardens complete with several patio areas, a wooded area, raised walkway and pond.
Gardener's Delight This is probably the most popular h cherry tomato grown by amateur gardeners, and with good reason.
There were usually too many for her to eat, so family and friends invariably left with a few Golden Sunrise or Gardener's Delight.
By the way, the tomato seeds I'm squirrelling away now are from the heirloom varieties Gardener's Delight, Belgian Giant, Amish Paste and Anna Russian, as well as the hybrid Sungold and two unnamed varieties passed down to me from a couple of local gardeners.
Good varieties include 'Gardener's Delight', a cordon variety producing sweet, cherry tomatoes, and 'Matador', a cordon beefsteak which should give you plenty of large, tasty tomatoes.
Soft Falling Rain, who is out of the winning Giant's Causeway mare Gardener's Delight, was born in South Africa and is therefore considered a four-year-old in the Northern Hemisphere, for which he will be penalised four kilos should he run in the Derby on March 30.
Soft Falling Rain 3c National Assembly - Gardener's Delight He delighted us when winning last week and the next stop is the UAE 2,000 Guineas.
The collection includes: broad bean witkiem manita, French bean safari, runner bean white lady, beetroot pablo, cabbage tundra, carrot Eskimo, lettuce lobjoits green cos, spring onion Ishikura, radish French breakfast, and tomato gardener's delight.