Observations on plants and gardening from the Great Basin steppe in the American West.
If you get mired in something, click on the Penstemon barbatus 'Elfin Pink' image.
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Husband:: Is this lettuce okay?
Me:: Yes. Why?
Husband:: It's covered in red spots.
Me:: That just the color of the variety; it's spotted. Actually, it's called "Flashy Trout Back."
Husband:: It doesn't taste like trout does it?