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Review & Giveaway: 101 Chilies to Try Before You Die

Are you a chili grower? Do you like your peppers hot? If that’s true, then 101 Chilies to Try Before You Die by David Floyd is for you. Floyd is a chili expert (www.chilefoundry.co.uk) who has written about chili peppers … Continue reading

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Got Peppers?

Peppers are ready to harvest. Now if only there were a few good recipes…

Peppers Spice Up Summer Menus


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Hot Pepper Tutorial

A fun question came in this week to Ask Gardenerd:

I am growing a pretty decent size garden in Santa Monica, and I very much appreciate your tips and help! (i.e. Mulch Pit in Culver City). We are culinary people who have
found a true love in gardening. We had great success last year in most of our endeavors (38 tomato plants thanks to your fabulous cradle structures) but one category we fell short in was our
peppers.  We tried to grow several types …

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Oh deer!

Nature seems to be busting out all over this time of year, not only with flora, but fauna as well.  I was over at my parents’ house for Memorial Day and, while looking up on the hillside, witnessed a Mutual of … Continue reading

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