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Pumpkins become bitter and cannot be eaten. After eating, they will lose their hair and suffer from food poisoning.

Bitter pumpkins may contain strong toxins, doctors warned today, with two women in France suffering from food poisoning and hair loss.

French dermatologist Philippe Assoulydescribed the two unusual cases in an undergraduate journal, highlighting the previously unknown link between hair loss and the toxicity of common plants, AFP reported. 175 more words


Fancy wine night. 5/24/18

Every so often we have a fancy wine night. Over the years we have collected a small stash of “better” wines which we normally save for special occasions. 164 more words


Goslings, wildlife pond & more fox attacks.

Monday 21st May: John is off again this week so he did most of the morning round, I followed behind doing the things he forgets to do! 2,074 more words

Friesland Farm

New New Zealand Spinach

When is a spinach not a spinach?  When it’s New Zealand spinach!

This is another “new to me” plant I’m trying out this year.   154 more words