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Plantrama - plants, landscapes, & bringing nature indoors

Mar 21, 2019

We start out talking about why you might eat stinging nettles, or just avoid these painful plants. Learn about varieties for your tomato garden and why heirloom tomatoes aren’t always the best choice. Plus dormant weed seeds and basil downy mildew disease.

:30 Did You Know: Nettles

7:12 Eat/Drink/Grow: Planning your tomato garden

Inside Information: Fiendish Weed Seeds

23:43 Love Letters and Questions: Paul asks why his basil keeps dying in mid-summer.

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In this episode we mention an article on a weed seed experiment published in the January/February issue of The American Gardener magazine, published by the American Horticultural Society.

Stinging Nettles