The Pelargonium Brief

What I notice most about these flowers, are how hardy they are. They have surprised me by growing almost wherever I have planted them. What surprised me even more, was that I thought they were Geraniums!¬†and that most of these species are indigenous to South Africa. They are found¬†mainly along the east and west coasts … Continue reading The Pelargonium Brief


35 modern words that have been added to the Oxford dictionary, one being frankenfood. Definition of Frankenfood noun [mass noun] informal, derogatory genetically modified food: they want to sell us Frankenfood [count noun]: lab-engineered Frankenfoods Origin: 1990s: from Frankenstein + food Sauce