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Message 1160741 - Posted: 9 Oct 2011, 21:57:34 UTC

Practical, found everywhere, and edible....

A jar of Branston Pickle?
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Message 1160791 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 2:21:23 UTC

Major Grey's Chutney?
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Message 1160849 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 6:51:09 UTC

Time for a big hint. There is a special place for them in Norway.
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Message 1160888 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 10:43:23 UTC

Kippers?

Sardines?
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Message 1160892 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 10:54:18 UTC

No, no fish

Another hint, there was a Mystery Photo of the special place not to long ago.
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Message 1160920 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 13:34:42 UTC

Is it small and green in colour?

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Message 1160921 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 13:37:18 UTC

Small yes, if they are green, I don't have a clue yet.
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Message 1161212 - Posted: 11 Oct 2011, 12:48:57 UTC

Are we talking about small paper envelopes with a largish quantity of the small things?

I may have an unfair advantage ;)

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Message 1161222 - Posted: 11 Oct 2011, 13:25:47 UTC

Yes LadyL
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Message 1161355 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 3:33:27 UTC

Tea?

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Message 1161384 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 6:54:31 UTC

not tea

Review the hints, I believe I gave enough clues.
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Message 1161396 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 8:06:51 UTC

Would the small things normally be considered edible?

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Message 1161406 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 8:35:28 UTC

I think you could eat them, but they would be awefully dry.
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Message 1161448 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 11:07:31 UTC

I believe that they turn edible after placing in dirt and soaking with water.

Seed Packets from London?
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Message 1161456 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 11:32:46 UTC

Yes John
They are flower seeds and I only know for sure, that the Pansy is edible.

Take it away

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Message 1161498 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 14:11:56 UTC - in response to Message 1161456.

Yes John
They are flower seeds and I only know for sure, that the Pansy is edible.

Take it away

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Wait a minute, lots of people know that the Pansy is edible. I use them in my salads and garnishes all the time.

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Message 1161512 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 14:59:18 UTC

LOL, Carlos, some don't. I will never forget when I put then in the punch, that I catered to my girlfriends wedding and stated, they could be eaten too.

Everyone thought I was nuts.
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Message 1161671 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 22:19:44 UTC - in response to Message 1161512.

LOL, Carlos, some don't. I will never forget when I put then in the punch, that I catered to my girlfriends wedding and stated, they could be eaten too.

Everyone thought I was nuts.

OK, let me think of something. I am currently the winner in 3 of the games.
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Message 1161674 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 22:34:11 UTC

OK, how many miles apart did my two sets of grand parents live?
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Message 1161683 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 23:06:31 UTC

718 miles
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