• Gardening

    Growing Pies

    A special package arrived today via the seed company: two small Top Hat blueberry bushes, the final plants in my “growing pies” project. This summer I have set my heart on producing enough fruit for several homemade pies without a large expansive garden. Here’s the problem: Our town home has a patio, but no yard for gardening. The community garden we utilize does not allow perennials. There is also a problem with my pie crust abilities, but we’ll worry about that later. I’ve decided to try four types of “pie” plants, all in containers: Garden Huckleberry (Solanum melanocerasum) and Sunberry (Solanum burbankii) I purchased these from the Seed Savers Exchange…