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February In Your Cyprus Garden – North Cyprus Forum

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February 2014 In Your Cyprus Garden by greenfingers It’s rather concerning that there has not been any rain so far this winter. With all the warmth around last month, some plants began to think that winter… Continue reading

TRNC – Chef’s choice – Kofte

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Chef’s choice – Kofte From North Cyprus Forum   by chef. Kofte is a meatball which is native to Cyprus, Turkey and some Middle East regions. They come in all shapes, sizes and… Continue reading

January In Your Cyprus Garden – North Cyprus Forum

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January 2014 In Your Cyprus Garden by greenfingers This month is a golden opportunity to get out in the garden and start some of the winter chores like planting and pruning. Planting trees and shrubs… Continue reading

November In Your Cyprus Garden – North Cyprus Forum

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November In Your Cyprus Garden by greenfingers Generally in northern Europe, Nerines flower at the end of summer but here in Cyprus they wait for the clocks to change before they share their beauty… Continue reading

October in your garden – North Cyprus Forum

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OCTOBER IN YOUR GARDEN By greenfinger The garden centres in North Cyprus are now full of spring flowering bulbs this month with so many varieties to choose from. Huge bulbs of amaryllis are… Continue reading

September in the garden – North Cyprus Forum

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September in the garden by greenfingers This month lots of plants may need reviving after the long, hot and unusually humid summer. By the end of the month temperatures should begin to drop as… Continue reading

50 Facts about Cyprus from North Cyprus Forum

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50 Facts about Cyprus . Shared by Newsferret from North Cyprus Forum . HISTORY 1) Cyprus is known as ‘the playground of the gods’, and for good reason too! Aphrodite is said to have… Continue reading

Scorching August in your Cyprus garden – North Cyprus Forum

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Scorching August in your Cyprus garden by greenfingers It is hard to work up much enthusiasm for labouring under the hot sun during August so do any weeding and dead heading in the… Continue reading

The Eastern Roman province of Cyprus – North Cyprus Forum

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The Eastern Roman province of Cyprus By littlenige Cyprus, since the beginning of the Roman Empire’s history, was a province that belonged to the administration of the east. The capital of this eastern… Continue reading

TRNC – Chef’s choice – Kasarli Tavuk

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Kaşarli Tavuk   by chef. 3 pieces chicken breast, cut in cubes 2 tsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp butter 1 medium onion, chopped 1-2 garlic cloves, minced 4-5 mushrooms, brushed, cut… Continue reading

July in your garden – North Cyprus Forum

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July in your garden  By greenfingers The temperatures this month will be very high so work in the garden should be done in either in the early morning and/or in the evening when… Continue reading

TRNC – Chef’s Choice – Kabak Musakka

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Chef’s Choice Kabak Musakka By Chef 2 medium size zucchinis, washed, slice in round shape. 1 cubanelle pepper, discard the seed, cut in medium size. 150 gr. medium ground beef. 2 tbsp extra… Continue reading

Gardening Tips for June – North Cyprus Forum

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GREENGRASS – North Cyprus Forum Flaming JUNE in your garden by greenfingers The temperatures this month will be in the low-mid 30sC, so make sure that you water your plants each evening and bring… Continue reading

North Cyprus Forum – Pirates’ Pork Chops

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Pirates’ Pork Chops by littlenige . Here is a tasty morsel to tempt you.. INGREDIENTS * 1 tablespoon vegetable oil * 4 boneless pork chops, 3/4-inch thick * 1 (10.75 ounce) can Campbell’s® Condensed… Continue reading

April in your garden

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April in your garden by greenfingers Tips for April in your garden Plant up hanging baskets now or if you don’t have the facilities to do that, the garden centres have a wonderful… Continue reading