Re: [gardeners] In the Garden

Lillian Kepp (
Fri, 19 Dec 97 02:41:34 PST

On Wed, 17 Dec 1997 11:53:03 -0700  Margaret Lauterbach wrote:
>At 11:15 AM 12/17/97 -0500, you wrote:
>>>We can beat that one. Got hungry for some greens the other day, 
didn't have
>>>enough of one kind to cook so mixed 'em up. Broccoli leaves, bok 
>>>chard, kohlrabi, and beet leaves. Really good with a little fresh 
>>>shallot and some garlic greens tossed in.
>>This is a hostile posting. It's also the only thing good about the 
souf'. :-)
>>Cheryl Schaefer
>>Zone 5 in the fabulous Finger Lakes of NY
>Well, Cheryl, what else is good about the souf is George, Liz and
>Catharine.  But apart from that, if you'll pop for seeds for that 
>Lights chard, build yourself a raised bed and a hoop and plastic 
cover, a
>la a Conestoga wagon, I'll bet you'd have greens all winter too.  

I built myself a raised bed and got a plastic cover and a hoop.
My husband wanted none of it.  So much for that idea.