Monday, January 10, 2011
I love lettuces of any and all variety. In addition, I love endives but have never been successful in growing them and I don't see them in stores too often. I love bok choi and have had successes, though sometimes they grew so big I wasn't sure if I wanted to eat them. I love rocket; sometimes I have nothing but rocket growing, but I always call this my lettuce patch. I like spinach but they tend to bolt quickly, and the first tine I grew New Zealand spinach, I was flabbergasted because they have thicker, very hairy leaves; I was tempted to pull them out and throw them in the compost bin, but tried cooking with them once and found they tasted the same, but with a tad more volume.
I love cabbages, too, but have not tried to grow them.
Today, I must (will?) work on my tax returns.