Nether Wallop - The Cut Flower Kit
The Nether Wallop 'Cut Flower Kit' is a great present for anyone who grows their own flowers, or who likes arranging flowers.
Having a cutting flower garden a growing trend in gardening at the moment, this kit offers a selection of useful tools to complement the cutting garden.
Containing five essential accessories for preparing a stylish flower arrangement or bouquet from your garden. The kit comes complete in a box and would make a perfect gift.
The Cut Flower Kit is made up of the following components:
Bundle of natural raffia
Lengths of copper wire
23cm x 20cm (9¼ x 8in) approx
The company Nether Wallop is based in and named after the village in central Hampshire, England. It is part of The Wallops: Nether, Middle and Over Wallop. The name Wallop derives from 'waella' (stream) and 'hop' (valley) or 'the valley of springing water'.
The town was the site of the Battle of Guoloph that took place around the year 439. The element 'Wallop' is first attested in the Domesday Book of 1086 as 'Wallope'; 'Wollop inferior', that is to say Nether Wallop, is first attested circa 1270 in Episcopal Registers.
The village contains many old thatched cottages and has been featured in books and TV programmes as one of the prettiest villages in England.
Dane Cottage in Five Bells Lane, Nether Wallop was used as Miss Marple's home in the village of St. Mary Mead for the BBC adaptations, played by British actress Joan Hickson of the Agatha Christie Miss Marple novels. The house and many of the surrounding lanes within the village were used as the setting and are commonly seen throughout many of the Miss Marple films (where Joan Hickson played Miss Marple.
Sir Richard Reade (1511-1575 ) Lord Chancellor of Ireland, was a native of Nether Wallop
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Common Name Cut Flower Kit