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  1. Patty

    Dragonfruit from seeds?

    You all keep mentioning dragonfruit. I have seen dragonfruit here in the grocery. Is it possible to start a plant from the seeds of the ripe fruit?
  2. Patty

    I tried Ruth Stout’s No Work Gardening method

    We lived in a very rural bush community in central Canada for about 20 or so years where it was mostly trees and very little good arable soil. The forest was mixed with lot of coniferous trees and almost pure sand over bedrock. The shallow soil held little to no moisture at all. The climate in...
  3. Patty

    Ginger growing great!

    After I saw Mark's youtube video about growing ginger, I decided to give it a try. So happy to report that the 4 pieces I planted have all sprouted and are about 8" tall. I am so inspired I just planted a dozen more pieces. It seems to do really well in this climate (Playa del Carmen Mexico)...
  4. Patty

    Hello from a Canadian living in Mexico!

    So happy I found Mark's Youtube page and this website with the forums! Hubby and I are Canadian but we live in Playa del Carmen Mexico most of the year. So I am quite interested in hearing about gardening in this type of climate. I am also very interested in everyone's self sufficient talents...