Exotic Gardening with Rare and Strange Plants

Vegetable gardening

Last year we had an incredible early crop of sugar peas. Today my girlfriend planted up a flat of peas to grow on, sell and trade. We’ll check in on the progress later on. Desperately running out of space for plants, must, grow, more… gasp…

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Holy Green Tomatos!

I recently went to check on my tomato crop the other day and realized my tomato plants had been hit by something fierce. We’ve had rain for weeks and the nights have been a bit crisp. They looked a bit fried and almost has if he had an early frost or something. Either way the plants needed to be cut down and I harvested what I could. Green tomato salsa anyone?

I'll let these ripen up on the windowsill

Have you got a bunch of green tomatos?
How to ripen green tomatos

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Mr Nat. Gardener, Plant Nerd
Tips and tales about gardening in one of the most mild climates in Canada. Specializing in rare and strange plants from far out destinations, this is the story of an obsessed young gardener in Victoria B.C. Let's create more tropical gardens in the garden city on the southern tip of Vancouver Island.