Re: [gardeners] Greetings to all

George Shirley (
Tue, 18 May 1999 17:13:58 -0500

penny x stamm wrote:

> Welcome, SteveN
> As I remember black radishes, they definitely are not small like our
> usual salad red radishes. Neither are they huge and long like
> the Japanese daikon radishes. If you think about it, when my mom
> used a healthy slice on her weirdo sandwich, it just plain fit the
> contours
> of an ordinary bagel. Let's ask George what his look like.....
> Penny, NY -- who will spoon fresh horseradish out of a jar for a treat,
> but has never learned to eat hot peppers..... in fact, I'll eat wasabi.
> Now, aren't people strange...?
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The biggest ones I harvested ran about 1/2 lb. The seed packet says up to 2
lbs when ripe. Suspect they are long and fat.