"Thank you Joan. It's fun growing them for the first time. They seem to be flourishing, so I guess they have plenty of flies. They don't tolerate fertilizer salts in their roots, but they can get a boost from very dilute…"
"We have lots of spiders too! And hummingbirds, who eat flies. The carnivorous plants are just for fun.
I havent been able to grow parsnips or cantaloupes either. Too cool for cantaloupes. There is a variety…"
I'm always trying something different. I decided that I like the pitcher plants best, partly because of size. This venus flytrap is very cool to look at, but quite small. It is fun to catch a fly and place it into…"
"Randy, you've got your family working hard! And they will have a beautiful heritage, when the trees are mature.
Since they are unusual, here is my collection of carnivorous plants. Most are American pitcher plant…"
"I think some new sweet corns are better in Northwestern climate than most of the older types. I read that sweet corn just plain doesnt grow here so didnt try for many years. I have good success with Trinity planted earlier and Bodaceous…"
"Patricia, thank you for the sweet corn info! I will watch for those. I may have one or two batches left to plant. I plant about 25 seeds every 2 weeks to spread out the harvest.
Here are community garden plots at the Senior…"
"Hi all. I hope you will accept me back in the group here. I missed talking food with my friends here. I can’t moderate groups, but I can rejoin discussions now about food and gardening.
On the topic of food, I now deliver meals…"