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A grave site can be purchased for about pounds 625, depending on whether it is big enough for a horse or small enough for a bird, confided one flower-bearing mourner.
And the building masses of flower-bearing mourners, clustering outside Buckingham Palace and forming seemingly endless lines to sign condolence books outside St.
Cheilosia syrphid fly larvae feed in rosettes and large flower-bearing stems, says Boldt.
Many flower-bearing plants are out of bloom now, and in some areas nurseries' stocks are low.
In fact the real damage of a summer that showed great promise but has not materialised may not be evident in the garden until next year when there could be a paucity of ripened, flower-bearing wood on ornamental shrubs and trees.
With young hedges, cut flower-bearing shoots close to the ground to encourage new shoots.
With young hedges cut flower-bearing shoots near the ground to encourage new shoots from the base.
Expert tip: Prune both plants in spring, cutting back the short lateral flower-bearing shoots on the roses to two or three buds and all the stems on the clematis to 1ft above the ground.
With young hedges, cut flower-bearing shoots (right) close to the ground to encourage new shoots from the base.
With young hedges cut flower-bearing shoots close to the ground to encourage new shoots.
On the next page, a line of flower-bearing mourners proceed across the page toward a small, red-roofed house.