The World's Largest Coalition of Nontheists and Nontheist Communities!
Discussing all aspect of gardening.
Location: Planet Earth
Latest Activity: May 14
Peach Leaf Curl. 5.20.19
Can you type in your US cities though? That's what I wondered about.
The colours are always lovely.
Loam, a sad story, indeed, of the chestnut forests of N. America. I like the idea of restoring the mighty species, especially with new varieties.
Driving into Newport yesterday I saw the Larch turning color throughout the mountains and valleys of this environment.
This is a stock photo, and it gives you an idea of the beauty of autumn in a coniferous forest.
Larches in morning light Colville National Forest Washington
Loam, I have never eaten chestnuts; of course, I heard of roasting them over a fire. I see them in grocery stores now and then. How do you roast them? What is the process to get to the meat?
I use this on my computer as well as my phone. It has hourly, daily, weekly, & monthly.
Scroll down for the different apps.
Be careful of your back, Daniel. They don't forgive easily.
Hope your back improves soon, Daniel. Fortunately, I haven't had back problems in a long time. I think it's due to all the walking I do.
Of the trees I've recently planted, almost half don't look like they'll make it. Three of them--a pear, peach, and pecan--have all but died. My only hope is sprouts at the base, probably "suckers" that won't produce fruit.
In the garden, my kale and collards have been taken over by hungry caterpillars. I keep picking them off, but to no avail. Grrrr. At least my chard stays worm free.
Daniel, your chestnuts look exactly like buckeyes. I think I mentioned that we planted some chestnut trees on the farm. Can't recall ever eating one.
Can't recall, either, how long it took before my persimmon trees produced fruit. Nate took some to market, but they didn't sell. I won't force them on him anymore.
I've only ate chestnuts one time. I bought some from the store and tried them raw. Didn't taste good. Roasted them. Didn't taste good. Put them in the compost pile.
Daniel, WOW! Those are big persimmons! Mine are small because there's so many. I need a male tree. In fact, I have 4 males, 2 females. When I started them from seed, I didn't know what sex they were.
My sweet potato yield wasn't great, but good enough. I like the size of the potatoes--no "monsters".
Welcome toAtheist Nexus
Sign Upor Sign In
Or sign in with:
Update Your Membership :
Nexus on Social Media:
© 2019 Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: The Nexus Group.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.