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Prickly Pear Cactus, they finally grew! :D
2 1/2 years ago I cut a few pads to start some, but thought they had just withered and dried down, now there is I think, 4 of them, the first one came up last fall, the other 3 this summer! :)
One even has three new pads formed on the first pad that sprouted on it! :)
The novelty wore off of eating them, but they are a plant I dearly love! :D
Now he's back and so are they! :D
I guess the old hay I put down as mulch back there behind the house must have revived them! :)
I hope they start blooming in a year or two! :D
I've been called a prick in less subtle ways Larry :) :) ...fry ya up some and enjoy!!!
It'll be a few years before the grow enough to fry any but I think I may have a jar in the cupboard, just might be my breakfast!
but after thinking on my post from you mentioning that, it sounds really incriminating! :D
The cactus was really good, I fried it with yellow zucchini and walla walla onion! :)
using a play on words Larry !!!:) as I recall that pricly pear post went on for quite awhile :) Sounds like what you made up there was really good .... parcel post some here to NC....
after taking a break from them,,,,I was eating way to many of them and got tired of them!
They sure are good with the Onions and Yellow Zucchini from my garden! :)
The Zucchini I got seeds from YB for still haven't grown much, not sure what makes the difference!
serves me correctly, the "Prickly pear cactus" thread is where us 3 became acquainted. Welcome back, Bump! :)
how have ya been good buddy !!! Your memory is still running on all 8 ,no misfires:)... that thread went on for long time and yes 'bout there and with keeping Deb outta' trouble is where we started conversing... Hope things are good for ya'!!!
Keep Deb outta trouble???? No THAT's a full time job! :-)
YB don't say much do he?
Maybe that what comes with being a moderator.
What was he like before he was a moderator and normal like us folks. I am sure there must be someone out there who can remember?
YB short on words ??? NOT !!:) Now lookey up there at Deb acting all innocent and the like :):)
be talking bout me!!!!!!!!!
Sounds interesting. I must have missed some good stuff.
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