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Discussion pertaining primarily to edible plants, fruits, culinary herbs, and culinary spices. This does contain forums for some inedible and/or toxic plants (for crafts, fabric, herbs, houseplants, etc.) Research anything before you eat it.
by Radishrain • |
Here is a list of tags to keep in mind for the Plant forum: • amendment_ • compost_ • fertilizer_ • greenhouse_ • grow_light • herbalism_ • hugelkultur_ • hydroponic_gardening • microgreens_ • mulch_ • groundcover_ • organic_gardening • pest_ • raised_bed • seed_ ...read more

Hairy pineapple!

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Check out this hairy pineapple on Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/802414858579704324/ hair_

Radishrain's 2014 tomato growlist

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2014 tomato grow-list All were purchased plants, and came from The Home Depot, with bonnieplants.com tags. • Bush Goliath F1 (1; very late; a handful of tomatoes with comparable taste to Roma) • Early Girl F1 (2; prolific; early; my favorite tomato for taste; acidic when still orange) • ...read more

Radishrain's 2015 tomato growlist

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These were all grown from seed. A number of the plants were at least semi-stunted this year (and produced under-sized fruit). This was my first year growing many tomatoes from seed. None were purchased as plants. I started them extremely early indoors under fluorescent lights (incandescent for Y...read more

Radishrain's 2016 tomato growlist

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I grew about 100 to 105 kinds of tomatoes (~154 plants), including, but not limited to, these: • Abu Rawan • Aladdin's Lamp • Amana Orange • Amazon Chocolate (no fruit) • Ambrosia Red (not true to type; it was a prolific, vigorous, but not early, golfball-sized yellow tomato prone to spli...read more

Radishrain's 2019 tomato growlist

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This does not include those I planted that did not sprout, or that did sprout and died (due to a freeze or other such). 49 kinds of tomatoes (unless you count each F2 as a different kind; then there are more); 87 plants. There may be a few others. • Amana Orange (from 2016 seed; this might be...read more

Radishrain's 2018 tomato growlist

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
2018 tomato grow-list 1st year: • Alpha Pink (sprouted on 28 March; resprouted) • Alpine (sprouted on 29 March; resprouted) • American Original Red Beefsteak F1 (sprouted on 27 March; resprouted) • Brandy Boy (GW; john11840; sprouted on 28 March; resprouted) • Brandyboy OP (TV; Tormato...read more

Radishrain's 2017 tomato growlist

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
2017 tomato grow list. $ before a name means it’s a code name for the seeds that grew the plant, and not a variety name. All the seeds were planted within a few days of the 8th of April, 2017, sans direct-seeded ones. See the tooltip for the seed source or for saved seed; see the tooltip f...read more
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
This link is very informative about what crops are said to be the biggest in Idaho, commercially: https://agri.idaho.gov/main/about/about-idaho-agriculture/idaho-crops/ There are some surprising ones on the list! I knew about potatoes, sugar beets, and onions, but not a lot of the other st...read more

Muskmelon tags

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by Radishrain • |
muskmelon_growlist : * Use this tag on your muskmelon growlists. Please put your username and the year in the subject of your posts. This tag has the subdomain mmgl.growspice.com.

Watermelon tags

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by Radishrain • |
watermelon_growlist : * This tag is for your watermelon growlists. Please put your username and the year or season in the subject. This tag has the subdomain wgl.growspice.com.

Pepper tags

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by Radishrain • |
pepper_growlist : * Use this tag on your pepper growlists. Please put your username and the year or season in the subject of your post. This tag has the subdomain pgl.growspice.com. hot_pepper : * Use this tag for posts about hot peppers / chile peppers / peppers with any capcaisin whatsoev...read more

Tomato hashtags

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by Radishrain • |
You can use more hashtags, of course, but here are some standard ones: heirloom_tomato : * An heirloom tomato breed here is defined simply as one that breeds true (or is true-to-type), without regard to its age. f1_hybrid_tomato : * This refers to a first-generation cross between two dif...read more

Beneficial virus helps plants, including tomatoes, tolerate high heat

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Read this article. It's quite fascinating: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/04/150430170750.htm It talks about the beneficial qualities of viruses. It may change your worldview. virus_ heat_tolerance immunology_

My ideal of traditional salad from grocery store ingredients

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
In my view, traditional salad, made from current grocery store ingredients, should be something like this: * Lettuce-based (not spinach or fruit-based) * Contain 0 to 1 sweet fruits, and if they are included, they should be dried, and not be so abundant as to make the salad particularly swee...read more
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