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4 June 2019


This rose is called Olivia and is available here. Really, at this moment of political doom and gloom the only thing to do is plant roses. And eat chocolate. And perhaps get a puppy (we are planning to do so). Apart from reading novels of course. We are having an Alice Adams binge, she was SO brilliant but  perhaps a bit left-field for most of our British readers; quite apart from the fact that there is a young modern novelist with the same name.

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