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Plantrama - plants, landscapes, & bringing nature indoors

Jan 28, 2021

In this episode of Plantrama we talk about essential herbs to grow or forage for, pinching plants to make them bushy, African violets and a Zoom houseplant event in February.

:28  What’s for dinner: Essential herbs to grow or forage for.

7:40     Insider Information: “Pinching” tips off of plants to make...

Jan 21, 2021

Ellen and C.L. discuss plants that male or female, how some plants are used to remove harmful substances from the soil, and why it might be good to test old seed instead of automatically tossing it out.

:27   Plant Noob: Dioecious plants

8:33      Eat/Drink/Grow: Phytoremediation

16:48    Love Letters and Questions:...

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...