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Ceckery
Sep 5, 2020 4:48 PM CST
I finally had time to make pesto from my basil. Went to pick it and it's flowering. Guess I'll leave it for a while for the bees and butterflies. Next year I'll have to plant more so I can pick some and let some flower.
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Name: Kim
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KFredenburg
Sep 5, 2020 4:50 PM CST
That's great! I've never had fresh pesto, but I bet it's awesome! Thumbs up
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janinilulu
Sep 6, 2020 10:06 AM CST
KFredenburg said:That's great! I've never had fresh pesto, but I bet it's awesome! Thumbs up

It is! I use the flowers, too!

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