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Luffa!
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Did you know you can grow it??? I am looking for roundish luffa.  Does anyone seeds for it?  I can't find it on commerical sites, and know it must be out there...  I will either trade seeds or send…Continue

Tags: gourd, luffa, heirloom, seeds

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kris Boggs Mar 5, 2011.

 

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Kris Boggs replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"So glad I found this discussion. I have grown luffa years before in the garden. I trained them to go up cattle panels. It wasnt such a great deal because it takes so much space.  Last year I started a few plants indoors at the end of February…"
Mar 5, 2011
Aliza Ess replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"Michelle I had exactly the same problem! I was so excited to grow luffa and started the seedlings a bit too early. They got really big in their pots and I didn't harden them off well enough, so once I transplanted them they died. Waah! I'm…"
Dec 10, 2010
michelle maury replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"Last spring I started them under lights indoors. The plants were beautiful, growing just as they should... I put them out side and for a time they were happy! My hopes were up!... but then I think it got too cold or something and they died, just…"
Dec 9, 2010
Tory replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"How on earth id I miss this post! I tried growing luffa last spring/summer and failed to even sprout some. I may have bought duds. If you were successful let me know - I'm out on the Olympic peninsula and will be trying again to start them in…"
Dec 8, 2010
Rebecca Fischer replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"I was looking thru the Burpee catalog and I know I saw it there. Apparently you can eat it!"
Mar 25, 2010
Cornelia replied to michelle maury's discussion 'Luffa!'
"Michelle, HOMEGROWN did an event with GOOD Magazine - GOOD December - and one of the urban farmers we invited was Tara Kolla from Silver Lake Farms. Here's a picture of her loofah - and seeds! Follow the link to the photo and you'll see…"
Feb 23, 2010
michelle maury posted a discussion

Luffa!

Did you know you can grow it??? I am looking for roundish luffa.  Does anyone seeds for it?  I can't find it on commerical sites, and know it must be out there...  I will either trade seeds or send money or what ever anyone would like in exchange! Sincerely,MichelleSee More
Feb 23, 2010
michelle maury left a comment for michelle maury
"Howdy seed partner! What seeds would you like to have in your garden? I have some very special tomatoes, some peppers, some luffa seeds, and others!"
Feb 23, 2010
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"Howdy ( seed) partner!"
Feb 19, 2010
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Feb 19, 2010
michelle maury replied to Cornelia's discussion 'February Seed Swap!' in the group Resurrect the Barter!
"I am in zone 7 (I think) Seattle. I have several really cool heirloom tomatoes to trade, and a few other things. Looking forward to it!"
Feb 19, 2010
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Linking people together to trade farm goods. Variety is good!See More
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Jan 22, 2010
michelle maury replied to Knox Gardner's discussion 'Seed Starts/February Garden Work!' in the group Seattle HOMEGROWNers
"AAArg! I am a year late... but I just placed my orders for some very special tomato seeds to start next month, and would love to find a community to trade and share with! -Michelle"
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What kind of HOMEGROWN are you?
Dirt Under My Fingernails City Slicker
A bit about me:
I teach music, and grow food in South Seattle. I refuse to plant hybrids because secretly, I hope for volunteer plants. I tend to go over board when it comes to gardening, and my heart beats a little faster at the mention of heirloom tomatoes.
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Mojittos of course!
Currently reading:
the internet
Currently listening to:
My High school's band
My latest DIY project:
I'm raisin the beds baby!
Web site I recommend:
http://seattletilth.org

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At 2:57pm on February 23, 2010, michelle maury said…
Howdy seed partner!

What seeds would you like to have in your garden? I have some very special tomatoes, some peppers, some luffa seeds, and others!
At 8:20pm on February 19, 2010, Cynthia R. said…
Howdy ( seed) partner!
 
 
 

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