MEMBER ANN ASKED A GOOD ‘WEED’ QUESTION this week in the Urgent Garden Question Forums, and a thread of great information is developing about a plant you may just pull and toss–but might now reconsider. Purslane (or Portulaca oleracea) turns out to have many endearing qualities, so right over at this link we’re celebrating the delicious creature. Come join in, or ask any question you might have on another topic.
February 13, 2021
dreaming of a ‘new heirloom garden,’ with ellen ecker ogden
THE SUBTITLE of Ellen Ecker Ogden’s latest book, “The New Heirloom Garden,” tells it all. “Designs, Recipes, and Heirloom Plants for Cooks Who Love to..
July 14, 2014
making pickling spice with gayla trail
I SOWED CUCUMBERS the other day, with the idea of late-season pickles, and just after that, talked to my friend Gayla Trail of You Grow..