John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ goes on a field trip to Doan’s Nursery near Dallas, Texas to share with you heat loving vegetables you can grow in containers or in your garden during the hot summer months. In this episode, you will learn about many of the unique and exotic vegetables and fruit trees they have available at this amazing nursery in the DFW area in Texas. First, John will take you on a tour around the nursery to show you all the vegetables they are growing in large 25-95 gallon containers during the hot and humid summer in Irving, Texas. Next, you will discover some of John’s favorite fruit trees to grow in the Dallas, Texas climate. Finally, you will learn about all the hot summer season vegetables they grow and sell at Doan’s Nursery at very affordable prices. John will also share how to get some special discounts on the vegetables and herb starter plants. This episode is especially valuable for people who live in Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Georgia, Louisiana, Florida where the hot summer temperatures can be inhospitable to standard vegetables we know and love. After watching this episode, you will be more familiar with some of the best heat tolerant vegetables you can grow in a container garden, a raised bed garden or just in the ground. 06:00 Water Spinach (Ipomoea aquatica) 07:00 Container Gardening Tour 07:20 Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) 09:59 Tung Ho aka Edible Chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum coronarium) 10:22 Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum) 11:28 Red Malabar Spinach (basella rubra) 13:38 Culantro (Eryngium foetidum) 14:40 Kohlrabi (Brassica oleracea Gongylodes) 16:39 Eggplant (Solanum melongena) 18:18 Horstails (Equisetum arvense) 19:04 Compost 20:08 Angled Luffa (Luffa acutangula) 21:01 Britton Shiso (Perilla frutescens) 23:00 Shiso, Mint, Basil in Containers 24:48 broad leaf plantain (Plantago major) 26:40 Sweet Potato (Ipomoea batatas) […]
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