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Strawberry Pot

My Strawberry plants are looking great this summer.  The pot built from the bottom of a old barrel is working perfectly to keep them moist and healthy. Looks like they are trying to escape.  The runners hanging down the sides … Continue reading

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Strawberries

When I was a boy in Kentucky I looked forward to the fresh taste of strawberries every spring.  Nothing is sweeter than a fresh ripe strawberry plucked from the vine.  I would eat all I could and on occasion sell … Continue reading

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American Beautyberry

(Callicarpa americana L.) These beautiful berries are growing all around the 40 Acre Woods. They taste a bit bland to me but I still can’t help but eat a handful while taking a walk. The stunning magenta colors of these … Continue reading

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Rotate Your Berries

I love berries.  I spent many summer days in the river bottoms of Kentucky picking Blackberries.  I am sure I ate more than I put in my bucket, but Mom always had enough to make a Blackberry Cobbler.  The cuts … Continue reading

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