Your All Things Plants newsletter for September 29, 2012
Some numbers from last week:
- 35 new members.
- 112 new threads.
- 2,152 new posts.
- 649 new images to the plant database.
- 36 new comments in the plant database.
There were 9 new gardening ideas posted last week:
September 25, 2012
|Looking for magic: Black Pepper|
|Aunt Bett always said, "Look for the magic that hides in plants, look real close and you'll find it." We get so used to seeing condiments at every meal, sometimes we don't even notice them and we certainly never think of the plants that are their source. Most of them provide nutrition our bodies need, whether we realize it or not. So is black pepper magic? Surely not. Oh, but let's take a closer look. (1,241 words - Read the full article)|
September 24, 2012
|Looking for magic: Cilantro|
|The scent of cilantro didn't impress me a few years ago. I planted it in my garden as a border plant only because I loved the look of its lacy foliage. Funny how a few years can make a huge difference. Aunt Bett always said, 'Look for the magic that hides in plants, look real close and you'll find it." Here's my take on cilantro now; I looked for the magic. (1,015 words - Read the full article)|
September 23, 2012
|A quick tip for Fall|
|Clean your containers well at the end of the growing season. This prevents the spread of disease, can kill eggs laid by bugs and in the Spring they’ll be ready to use when you need them.|