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Last summer, CaraLee Epp and her husband Jeff challenged each other to a friendly gardening contest. Who ended up growing the most vegetables in their Edmonton backyard?
Plus, avid gardener Robyn Couture shares a story about some special peonies.
Topics in this episode:
- Making your own herb butter. Here’s a recipe for butter with shallots, mustard, black pepper and thyme.
- Growing cucamelons.
- How to collect seeds. For more info, check out The Prairie Guide Gardener’s Go-To for Seeds, written by Calgary master gardeners Janet Melrose and Sheryl Normandeau.
For more gardening tips and tales, join AMA Good to Grow. It’s a down-to-earth, online community where Albertans can connect with likeminded enthusiasts, share success stories, and get advice from experts and Good to Grow members such as Melrose and Normandeau.
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