Annual Fundraiser & 2012 Grow Outs

Over the next few days the grow out list for the varieties being grown out for 2012 will be updated. It’s just a blank page now, so check back within the week to see what will be grown this year! Also, the yearly fundraiser is…

Growth Notes: August 1st, 2011

I’m quite pleased with how the garden is shaping up this year. Despite the fact it was a barren wasteland of morning glory, ivy, oregon grape, and other sundry weeds and annoyances when we first moved in. The weather has been cool here, and rainy,…

Growth Updates for June 2011

Oh it’s been busy here the last few weeks, so I must apologize for the inherent silence this has caused. A bit of travelling was in order, then catching up after travelling, and now that I’m all caught up I finally have a moment to…

Populuxe Seed Bank Grower Update #2

Just a quick mini-update today from two of the seed bank growers (besides myself!): Marie in Saskatchewan is growing ‘Orange Jubilee’ and ‘Yellow Lemon’. ‘Orange Jubilee’ are showing nice strong characteristics, while ‘Yellow Lemon’ are a bit smaller, although that might just be due to…

Populuxe Seed Bank Grower Update

One of the things I really wanted to do this year was keep all of the growers together, kind of like a little community where we could all share with each other how the grow outs for the seed bank are going. I sent the…

New Additions, Projects, & More

Solanum grow-outs for 2011 I know it’s been a little quiet around here as of late, but lots of things have been happening behind the scenes, let me tell you! To make it a bit more easily digestible, here’s a handy bulleted list: The seed…