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First Strawberries

Victory over critters in my backyard!  I beat them to the first strawberry of the year!  This morning I spotted a red-ripe, untouched strawberry from one of the 3 little plants that are growing in a flower bed, and picked it. I was … Continue reading

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Got Your Plouts and Apriums in the Ground Yet?

Well, neither do I!  I just found out about them yesterday, reading a Green Thumb Nursery ad in the Ventura version of the VC Star. I read that a plout is a plum-apricot hybrid, and an aprium is an apricot-plum hybrid.  Actually, … Continue reading

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