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Ask Rococo- The Auricula Theatre edition

Paul Moir and Steve Quinton present the "Auricula Theatre" edition of Ask Rococo.
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Tracing the roots of an ancient friendship

Tracing the roots of an ancient friendship | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Plants need nutrients to be able to grow. Unfortunately, many of these nutrients can be scarce in the soil and therefore hard to get hold of.
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Gartenblume Aurikel: Primel mit Persönlichkeit

Gartenblume Aurikel: Primel mit Persönlichkeit | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it

Mehrere tausend Sorten Aurikeln gibt es, alle haben ein eigenes Gesicht.

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Inside the Grim World of the Phytoplasmas 'Zombie' Plant Bacteria - Motherboard

Inside the Grim World of the Phytoplasmas 'Zombie' Plant Bacteria - Motherboard | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
The budding dead.
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On Gardening: Knowing plant's underlying science can do a garden good ... - Monterey County Herald

On Gardening: Knowing plant's underlying science can do a garden good ... - Monterey County Herald | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
We appreciate our gardens for their beauty and natural vigor, even as we know, deep down, that each plant is a wonder of science. Well, perhaps that thought hasn’t entered your thoughts, recently, but it’s still true.
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Chelsea flower show 2015 – in pictures - The Guardian

Chelsea flower show 2015 – in pictures - The Guardian | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
The Royal Horticultural Society’s flower show has been held at the Royal Hospital Chelsea since 1912, with about 157,000 visitors expected over the next five days
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Chelsea Flower Show draws to a close

Chelsea Flower Show draws to a close | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
The gardening gloves were off as visitors flocked for the end of show sale at the close of the Chelsea Flower Show
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Plant named after Royal baby Princess Charlotte at Malvern Spring Festival - Malvern Gazette

Plant named after Royal baby Princess Charlotte at Malvern Spring Festival - Malvern Gazette | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
A PLANT with beautiful yellow flowers named after the Royal baby, Princess Charlotte has been unveiled at the Malvern Spring Festival.
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Family 'blown away' with gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show

Family 'blown away' with gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
A PURLEY family were "blown away" after winning a gold medal at the famous Chelsea Flower Show for the second year running. Bill and Joan Lockyer, both 70, along with their son Simon, who...
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RHS Science blog: Gardening in a Lycra motion capture suit / RHS Gardening

RHS Science blog: Gardening in a Lycra motion capture suit / RHS Gardening | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Find out about a joint research project (RHS & Coventry University) on choosing the right tools and methods to reduce the risk of injury: RHS Science blog.
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Plants are good parents too! 'Mother' plants 'teach' seeds when to grow by ... - Daily Mail

Plants are good parents too! 'Mother' plants 'teach' seeds when to grow by ... - Daily Mail | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Scientists in York and Exeter discovered 'mother' plants teach seeds about the seasons to regulate when they germinate, giving them the best possible start in life.
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A tale of two poppies | Kew Blogs

A tale of two poppies | Kew Blogs | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Of the c. 70 species of poppy within the genus Papaver (Papaveraceae), two have been responsible for two very different, but equally influential, tasks during the past century. They are P. rhoeas L. (common poppy, corn poppy, field poppy) and P. somniferum L. (opium poppy, or literally ‘sleep-inducing’ poppy). They have a rich history of economic, medical and scientific importance, peppered with sad irony.
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Zarte Vielfalt: Aurikel-Theater | BR.de

Zarte Vielfalt: Aurikel-Theater | BR.de | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Anfang April holen die Gärtner die Aurikel-Sammlung aus ihrem Winterquartier. Stolz und in voller Blüte sollen sich die Aurikeln schließlich auch dem Rest der Welt präsentieren.
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Floral societies: Their place in local life goes back centuries

Floral societies: Their place in local life goes back centuries | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it

When I first got to know him, Yorkshireman Bill Tear had already been growing tulips for 50 years. We met when he was preparing for a spring show at the Royal Horticultural Society's halls in Vincent Square, London.

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RHS Chelsea 2015 Gold winning Auricula Display

Exclusive views RHS Chelsea 2015 The Gold winning Auricula Display. A close up look at the details you will not see anywhere else. Enjoy. Subscribe and ...
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The Auricula Collection | Hazel West-Sherring | Botanical Artist

The Auricula Collection | Hazel West-Sherring | Botanical Artist | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Hazel West-Sherring, award-winning botanical watercolour artist, specialises in classic paintings of English garden plants, fruits and flowers. Her original illustrations show keen understanding of botany, design and composition, shared enthusiastically on her art workshops, courses and classes. This page shows an sample of Hazel's Auricula Collection.
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Border Auriculas

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Border Auricula also known as Primrose Auricula. April and May! Showtime for the Border Auricula’s here in our Cheshire garden, they also performed pretty well in Aberdeen     The Auricula above (Curry blend) is one of my favourites.
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Auricula-itis

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'There is no flower so immediately irresistible as the Auricula... for the perfection of the stage Auricula is that of most exquisite Meissen porcelain, or the most lovely silk stuffs of Isfahan...and yet it is a living and growing thing...'...
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Primula Auricula & Marginata Spring Care & How to Remove Dead Leaves

In this video we take a look at some Primula marginata plants in flower and Primula auricula in bud in the greenhouse. I also show how to remove a dead leaf without damaging the plant and...
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Delicate but tough - and bursting with colour - auriculas are all the rage again - Daily Mail

Delicate but tough - and bursting with colour - auriculas are all the rage again - Daily Mail | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Traditionally, auriculas have been displayed in individual clay pots on wooden staging, known as an auricula theatre, so that each plant can be carefully scrutinised.
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ALI MARSHALL: My top 10 gardening likes plus things I would definitely 'unlike' - Torquay Herald Express

ALI MARSHALL: My top 10 gardening likes plus things I would definitely 'unlike' - Torquay Herald Express | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Now that the dreaded first column is over and done with, I feel I should tell you a bit more about myself and my gardening life. According to a recent scientific study, our Facebook profile is...
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How to divide Auriculas - YouTube

A short video by experienced Woottens staff on how to divide Primula Auriculas
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Seeds: up close and personal

Seeds: up close and personal | Auriculas and  other Gardening topics | Scoop.it
Seeds are the plant equivalent of an armoured vehicle. They carry the offspring of plants out into the dangerous world and protect them until the time is right for them to grow into new plants. The...
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