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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #195 on: August 03, 2011, 01:05:34 PM »
I can only base this on those I've had in the US from New York State (Ulster County and Westchester mostly), but yep, just as stinky.
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #196 on: August 08, 2011, 08:14:35 AM »
Are they as stinky on that side of the pond as they are on this side?

You bet. I walked through a forest one day where there was a big patch of these things. You could smell them from 500 meters away.
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #197 on: August 08, 2011, 06:04:42 PM »
Are they as stinky on that side of the pond as they are on this side?

You bet. I walked through a forest one day where there was a big patch of these things. You could smell them from 500 meters away.

A friend of mine tried to bring some from West Virginia to Orlando on an airplane.  The pilot made him take them off of the plane.  My friend ended up driving to Orlando instead.
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #198 on: August 09, 2011, 06:58:42 AM »
Are they as stinky on that side of the pond as they are on this side?

You bet. I walked through a forest one day where there was a big patch of these things. You could smell them from 500 meters away.

A friend of mine tried to bring some from West Virginia to Orlando on an airplane.  The pilot made him take them off of the plane.  My friend ended up driving to Orlando instead.

Did he keep the ramps in the car, or strapped to the roof?  ;D
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #199 on: August 09, 2011, 09:27:58 AM »
Did you get some rain while away on vacation? They'd need something like that right?
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #200 on: August 09, 2011, 11:27:02 AM »
Are they as stinky on that side of the pond as they are on this side?

You bet. I walked through a forest one day where there was a big patch of these things. You could smell them from 500 meters away.

A friend of mine tried to bring some from West Virginia to Orlando on an airplane.  The pilot made him take them off of the plane.  My friend ended up driving to Orlando instead.

Did he keep the ramps in the car, or strapped to the roof?  ;D

I don't think so.  He didn't smell too good when he got back... :P
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #201 on: August 09, 2011, 11:36:07 AM »
I'm still picking tomatoes and peppers. :D The tom plants are about done and since it's so freakin hot and no rain at all I can hardly keep up with the watering. Next year a drip system will be installed.
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #202 on: August 09, 2011, 01:12:55 PM »
I'm still picking tomatoes and peppers. :D The tom plants are about done and since it's so freakin hot and no rain at all I can hardly keep up with the watering. Next year a drip system will be installed.
My tomato plants are doing great, just no tomatoes for a while.  But they're blooming again so as soon as we have cooler weather we should get tomatoes again.  We've got such a great commercial chile/veggie farm up the road I quit growing peppers.
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Re: Watcha plantin' this spring?
« Reply #203 on: August 09, 2011, 01:40:03 PM »


Didn't plant it this spring, but it did bloom about 5 months ago. It was planted about 4 years back. The fruit is only about the size of a softball and a half, but what can you expect with only 3-4 hrs of sun light a day on a covered porch in a pot? Other than the pineapple have a bunch of herbs, a small lemon tree, a chocolate persimmon tree, and a jalapeno plant. I'm just about out of room!
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