Asparagus, Topiary, and The Deadly Nightshade


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By Ellen Zachos and C.L. Fornari, Ellen Zachos, and C.L. Fornari. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

The Plantrama team discusses growing and foraging for asparagus, reviews a lovely book about public gardens you ought to see, and answers a listener’s question about the weed called nightshade. They also disagree about topiary…C.L. loves them, Ellen? Not so much.

:32 What’s For Dinner: Asparagus ~ wild and garden grown

9:48 Eat/Drink/Grow: Topiary

22:01 Book Review: George Weigel’s 50 American Public Gardens You Really Ought to See

24:28 Love Letters and Questions: Is nightshade a bad neighbor?

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