Yes we have no gandules
Sometimes I type before I think.
I called up my bean growing buddy who says she grows "colorados" but NOT
gandules". She tried gandules, but forget about it!
I plead guilty to male pattern deafness, once again!
I then emailed the guy at Caribbean Seeds, who gave me this reply:
Adam: All bets are off for Gandules in NYC ! These are tropical plants and
NYC is a long way's away from the tropics unles you grow them in green
houses. As I mentioned to someone else: Threy grow bananas and oranges in
Iceland ! By taking the steam from the Geysers and piping them into their
greenhouses they maintain a humid, warm, tropical environment.
Sorry about that,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Libby J. Goldstein [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Monday, March 26, 2001 12:04 PM
> To: Honigman, Adam
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
> Subject: RE: [cg] Gandules
> Our experience with gandules in Philly is that we need either day
> neutral or short day varieties to get a crop. I've asked the folk at
> Caribbean Seeds what sort they have. They should answer shortly.
> Philadelphia, PA
> USDA zone 7A Sunset zone 32
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