Friday, 7 December 2007

A Nice Green Leaf: PS: Weird bloomin' stuff

By Emma Townshend

I forgot to add that the funny thing about the Sainsbury’s bulb is that it came with soil – four hardened discs of peaty compost dried like spacefood to be compact in the box. You pour Dsc00740_3on water and they Dsc00744_2rapidly swell up before your eyes to the dimensions of a large Nigella chocolate pudding. I honestly thought this was one of the most hilarious horticultural sights I’d seen for a while. I think that in particular four-year-olds the nation over will really enjoy it

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