I bought one of those beans that have message imprinted on it, it is a huge bean.
above photo from eBay link:
I had the boy I babysit plant it, and but didn't take pictures (MUST document it:), so I took it out of the dirt for a photo opt. The words have already started to 'melt' because of the moisture in the peat pellet. I put it back in the peat pellet.
That little puffy peat pot thing was too small
So I upped the size, and used a real pot
Wasn't long til it started growing!!!
Loves the light in the kitchen window
And here it is today: This is like a Jack and the Beanstalk Bean. I have heard the beans don't taste so good, so we are just growing it to look at. Can you see the 'I love you' on it?
Old fashion redish Kalachoe
Makeshift greenhouse (garden tub):
In our bedroom:
When I cut these back 02/03/09:
The tropical pot today: look at the growth!!!
Growing jasmine, and sweet potato:
Leafing out tropical bush thing:
Outside I'm enjoying this pot of sedums and daylilies and peach blossoms.
Ahhh, almost spring!
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