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Our garden for 2006

Posted by kubotabx2200 Zone 5b NH (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 18, 06 at 13:57

I have not been on the forum for many months but I always post the Asian garden every year this year is no exception. Here is my 2006 garden posted over on Webshots hope you like it.

http://community.webshots.com/myphotos?action=viewAllPhotos&albumID=551461854

Here is a link that might be useful: Our garden for 2006


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If you want to see all our albums from the previous years you can go here to my main page on webshots.

Here is a link that might be useful: kubotabx2200's Homepage


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Fabulous! Thank you so much for continuing to share your garden with us kubotabx2200.

It is always a joy to see your garden. Did you get the one label translated yet?


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No I have not gotten an English translation my wife can read it in Chinese of course (she wrote it) but doesn't know how to name the vegetables in English.


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kubotabx2200,

Ask your wife how she prepares it. Is it cooked? How? Pickled? With what? Etc.

;)


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kubotabx2200,

Also, ask her if it has serrated or smooth edges. And let us know what the phonetic pronounciation is of it in Chinese. (Spell it out by how it sounds in Chinese when she says it.)


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Not only very pretty, Kubotabx, but the vegetables look very tasty! Appears to be good, rich soil. Nice.

I'm going to look thru here and see what we might be missing. Thanks!

Steve


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kubotabx2200,

Here is your unidentified plant...

Common English names:
Chinese Spinach
vegetable amaranth

Amaranth varieties used for vegetables:
Amaranthus dubius
Amaranthus hybridus
Amaranthus cruentus

Cantonese: "Yin Choy"
Mandarin: "Xian Cai"


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