Grow Goji Berries for free from seed (also called Boxthorn or Wolfberries)

Goji Berries (Lycium barbarum or Lycium chinense) also called Boxthorn or Wolfberries, have been become popular in recent years due to a variety of health claims made about them.  Among other things, these are supposed to support longevity, be good for skin, act as anti-aging agents and probably a lot more.  All that aside, they … Read more

Yes, you can grow your own Water Chestnuts … and it’s pretty easy

What is a Water Chestnut? Well, this a water chestnut (Eleocharis dulcis).  It’s native to Asia and grown all over the world for it’s crunchy sweet underwater corms. Have I eaten Water Chestnut? Yes, most likely.  It’s the crunchy sweet stuff in your Chinese stir fry. Should I eat it raw? Probably not, you can … Read more