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    Growing Lentils

    I am thinking of planting some lentil seeds this coming weekend, from shop bought lentils. I think it will be cool to grow my own lentils. Will shop bought dried lentils germinate? I have never grown lentils before, so any tips or advice from anyone who has grown it before, will be greatly...
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    My small urban garden

    Ok so I though I'd start a thread, documenting what I am growing, my trials & errors and so on.... I think its best to start off with what I grow and the varieties. Will eventually update the thread with pictures as I go along. Veggies: Spinach - FordHook, my favorite variety. It grows all...
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    Cancer Bush (lessertia Frutescens)

    Jenny submitted a new Showcase Item: Cancer Bush (lessertia Frutescens) Read more about this showcase item here...
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    Potato Seed Pods / Nodules?

    About 2 months ago, when I harvested some potato plants from a container, I saw that 1 of my potato plants developed what looks like purple seed pods, with tiny leaves growing from it ? It is the first time ever that I have seen these odd looking nodules develop on the stems of my potato plants...
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    Herb & Spice Showcase African Wild Rosemary

    Jenny submitted a new Showcase Item: African Wild Rosemary Read more about this showcase item here...
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    Greetings from Johannesburg, South Africa

    I have been watching Mark's videos for a few years now and joined the forum a while back, but have not gotten around to participate on the forums - I plan to spend more time here, as there is so much that I can learn from the members here. I live in Johannesburg, South Africa. We have a...