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Old March 16, 2018   #1
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Horseradish Capital of the World (Collinsville, IL) is 30 miles south...
My hot peppers + Collinsville Horseradish = Illinois Wasabi
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Ghost pepper Horseradish paste.
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Something in my garden is very fond of it. Will pick off the crowns when they sprout in spring. I suspect ravens.
Since I do appreciate their 'watchdog' service, I suppose it's a small price to pay. Eventually I hope the little patch of survivors gets vigorous enough there'll be plenty for all.
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Horseradish Capital of the World (Collinsville, IL) is 30 miles south...
My hot peppers + Collinsville Horseradish = Illinois Wasabi
Single batch bottles available soon!
That sounds awesome!
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Bower, I'm not sure how you keep a horseradish plant down. I love the look of them and the beautiful flowers, but they're kind of taking over here. Mine are in part shade and clay, and boy do they do well! Problem is, I don't use horseradish hardly ever.

I've walked on the crowns and rototilled into them, covered them with paper & they still come back! The big roots put out underground runners and more pop up. Probably get seedlings from the flowering plants, too.

Uploading you some bionic horseradish,

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Apparently I don't know how to grow horseradish, maybe next year.


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PCM, did you plant it?
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I love horseradish but my wife wrinkles her nose at me every time I eat anything with horseradish on it.
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PCM, did you plant it?
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I planted 6 but didn't tend to it and it grew up in grass, there might be a couple plants in there though... Need to fire up the weed eater.
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