The Gardenangelists

Paperwhites, Brussels sprouts, and the Truth About Houseplants

November 20, 2019 Season 2 Episode 2
The Gardenangelists
Paperwhites, Brussels sprouts, and the Truth About Houseplants
Chapters
00:02:38
Flowers - Paperwhites
00:12:23
Veggies - Brussels sprouts
00:20:45
Dirt - The truth about houseplants
The Gardenangelists
Paperwhites, Brussels sprouts, and the Truth About Houseplants
Nov 20, 2019 Season 2 Episode 2
Carol Michel, Dee Nash
Forcing Paperwhites, growing Brussels sprouts and the truth about houseplants cleaning the air
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Dee and Carol discuss and debate the best paperwhites to grow, how to grow (or not grow) Brussel sprouts and the truth about houseplants in the news.

Links:

Sources for Paperwhites:
Brent and Becky's Bulbs
John Scheepers
Not all Paperwhites Stink on Dee’s blog.
Vodka!  Supposed to add to the water to keep the paperwhites shorter and stockier.  Pickling your paperwhites

Waxed Amaryllis:
QVC
Burpee

Brussels sprouts:
Burpee
Roasted Brussels sprouts with Balsamic vinegar and honey. Add bacon!
University of Minnesota Extension full instructions for growing Brussels sprouts.

The Truth About Houseplants

The Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology published an article called “Potted plants do not improve indoor air quality: a review and analysis of reported VOC removal efficiencies.”

GrowIt Mobile 2020 Houseplant Report

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Flowers - Paperwhites
Veggies - Brussels sprouts
Dirt - The truth about houseplants
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