Zombie Lemons and Green-Thumb-Resurrection-Syndrome…

♦ It may not be Filene's Basement or Black Friday, but the stakes are just as high. I'm talking about the garden center clearance rack at the nearest big-box-home-improvement store. It's generally tucked away in one dark corner or another, quarantined from the healthy, robust plants, well out of sight of shoppers willing to pay … Continue reading Zombie Lemons and Green-Thumb-Resurrection-Syndrome…

A Recipe for Lettuce-Wrapped Snails and Other Delicacies Too Yummy to Describe…

Ingredients:   One Abutilon in a standard one gallon pot* [Double-pink or any lettuce-leafy type ornamental that snails are partial to.] Shovel** Soil amendment [3 cubic foot bag, more or less, depending on your soil...] Organic All Purpose Fertilizer Watering can or hose Persistence [More than you believe you are capable of.] Steel-toed boots [If … Continue reading A Recipe for Lettuce-Wrapped Snails and Other Delicacies Too Yummy to Describe…