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Jan 14, 2021

The Plantrama team discusses the clearly fake rainbow tomatoes, growing the wonderfully real jade plants indoors, and Ellen’s new craft cocktail class.

 :30 True or False: Rainbow Tomato Seeds

3:17 Eat/Drink/Grow: Jade plants: Crassula 

13:29 Insider Information:  Ellen’s online craft cocktail course

17:30 Love...


Jan 7, 2021

Hear ideas for making quiche or frittatas, learn about earthworm castings and why it’s good for plants, and discover a cactus that grows in most of North America.

:36   What’s For Dinner: Quiche or Frittata

5:55    Eat/Drink/Grow:  Earthworm Castings.

15:52   Insider Information: Opuntia humifusa, prickly...


Dec 31, 2020

In this New Year’s Eve podcast, Ellen and C.L. raise a glass to toast a better year ahead. Hear about small in-home greenhouse/terrariums, learn about “pencil cactus,” and listen to our answer for Quinn, who wants to fertilize his Ohio lawn in the winter.

:30  What’s For Dinner: Celebratory Cocktails...


Dec 24, 2020

Hear about an easy and elegant houseplant as Ellen and C.L. talk about Hoyas. Learn about determining your garden style, and discover how plants without leaves might still be photosynthizing.

:30     Insider Information:     All about hoyas
8:34     Eat/Drink/Grow:   Knowing or learning what your garden style...


Dec 17, 2020

Looking for an amazing houseplant that flowers all year? Worried that the seeds you buy might be GMO’s? Could you use a good book to read this winter? All of these topics and using shredding paper in the garden, in this episode.

29 Plant Noob: Are some seeds available to home gardeners GMO?...