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    USA source for Rosella seeds?

    I got mine through Mountain Rose Herbs. They sell Strictly Medicinal Seed packs which are sustainable USA company. SMS are out of seeds right now but they are selling starts... Both great companies worth looking up.
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    Radish seeds

    They have started turning purple since this was posted so perhaps it's just a matter of practicing patience. There is more than enough to try cutting a branch to dry and see how that works out. Many thanks for the feed back. Probably just jumping the gun because I've been able to spend so much...
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    Radish seeds

    I grew radishes for the first time this spring. I let a few plants bolt to collect seeds for the next season. They have flowered like mad and I have seed pods everywhere. All this is great except I'm not sure when to collect them. I read in a few places to let them dry on the plant and then pick...
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    Question Realities of Compositing

    A claw foot compost tub.... new addition to my dream garden list
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    lazy preserving of chilli

    As much as my fella loves his hot peppers we will definitely be giving this a go
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    Stockpiling.

    Fantastic quote V8srfun :twothumbsup: Self sufficiency and being preppared aren't about having all the flashy gadgets, they're about having the gear you need and knowing how to use it.
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    Howdy from Galveston, Texas

    Thanks AZ Orchard. I'm already finding some good info around the boards :)
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    lazy preserving of chilli

    How long does this method store? I usually just string dry hot peppers and use them over a few months but this would be good for several applications...
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    Question Realities of Compositing

    Looks like you'll be doing an open bin but if you decide to try a tumbler I've found that open sun works best for those. Because these are contained environments, the moisture doesn't release and the decomp works very quickly in a sunny spot. I moved mine to a shadier area last year (better for...
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    Howdy from Galveston, Texas

    Just started watching Self Sufficient Me over the last week because my brother wouldn't stop going on about it. ;) Now I'm having a hard time turning it off. I am managing to work in the yard between videos as new ideas seem like they would work in our little space. We are on a subtropical...