The bare necessities of life

Potatoes and peonies are two of life’s necessary foods, one for the body and the other for the senses, writes Ros Drinkwater.

14th March, 2009

Potatoes and peonies are two of life’s necessary foods, one for the body and the other for the senses, writes Ros Drinkwater.

I have two things on my mind this week: potatoes and peonies.

You seldom see them mentioned in the same sentence, but together they sum up the best of what a garden can give you.

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