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Garden flowers

Surfinia: the drooping petunia

Surfinia is in fact a hanging petunia offering hundreds of bells often used in suspension for its beautiful waterfall effect.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Petunia x surfiniaFamily: SolanaceaeType: AnnualHeight: 15 to 50 cmExposure: Sun or Partial shade Soil: Rather rich, not too calcareous Flowering: May to October Although perennial in certain latitudes, it is cultivated here as an annual but its flowering lasts a long time.
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Desserts

Brioche with butter and sugar

Who has never dreamed of making a brioche yourself, hot out of the oven? So here is a nice brioche recipe with butter and sugar Ingredients for the brioche butter sugar: 280 g of wheat flour 1 pinch of salt 10 g of caster sugar 1 egg 20 g of baker's yeast 10 cl of milk 120 g of semi-salted butter 100 g of coconut sugar 30 g butter 2 egg yolks 10 cl liquid cream Brioche recipe with butter and sugar Place the flour, salt and sugar in a bowl, make a fountain.
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Fish / shellfish

Lobster roasted in an orange butter shell, glazed chestnuts with plum jam

Here is a recipe for a festive meal, with roasted lobster in an orange butter shell, glazed chestnuts with Bonne Maman plum jam by Gilles Choukroun Preparation time: 25 minutes Ingredients for 2 people 1 lobster 200 grams of chestnuts vacuum packed 100 grams of butter 50 grams of Intense Orange Bonne Maman Fruity 50 grams of Intense Fruity Quetsches Bonne Maman Flat parsley Salt and freshly ground pepper Roasted lobster in orange butter, chestnuts glazed with plum jam Cut the lobster in half lengthwise (after boiling it a few seconds if she was alive).
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Gardening

Delicious succulents

These plump plants with graphic shapes have it all, they are beautiful and easy to grow. No wonder they're so trendy! Plants that have adapted to arid conditions by storing water, or “juice,” in their leaves, roots or stems, are called "succulents."
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Garden news

2012 Pool Awards

Each year, a journalist jury meets to award the Pool Trophies. For the 2012 edition, 450 files were examined in 16 distinct categories and 34 achievements were awarded on Tuesday 23 October. During the Salon de la Piscine et du Spa de Paris, which will take place from December 8 to 16, 2012 at Porte de Versailles, the public will also be invited to elect their favorite swimming pools in 11 categories.
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Gardening

Phoenix: a very beautiful palm tree

The phoenix is ​​one of the most common palms in our climates although it does not grow as tall as in its region of origin, Africa. Often grown in pots, it can also be planted if the region does. In summary, what you need to know: Name: Phoenix canriensis Family: Palmae or Aracaceae Type: Palm tree, tree Height: Up to 20 m Climate: warm to temperate Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Maintenance: None Soil: Ordinary but well drained Foliage: Persistent Planting of the phoenix palm Choose a sunny spot for at least half of the day, it will tolerate spray as well as a little shade, but be sure to protect it from strong winds on the Atlantic coast.
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