Gardening · General · Veggies

Lauki Sorakkai Opo Squash

My plant setup for interested folks : Two pots - one plant each; I have used 2.5G buckets. Organic soil mixed with compost  Choose an appropriate variety. I chose the smaller one as I'm using smaller pots ( "Dhol" variety ) and don't have an infrastructure to hold heavy veggies Trellis - grabbed it for… Continue reading Lauki Sorakkai Opo Squash

Gardening · Herbs

Pirandai – My gift to myself this birthday :)

  One can find it growing in the backyards of many Tamil households. Growing up, we didn't have one in our backyard but thousands of them sprawling on the hills nearby. Our school was in a small valley surrounded by these hills and Amma was the one to notice them.Thus entered tasty Pirandai chutneys into… Continue reading Pirandai – My gift to myself this birthday 🙂