A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara
I have never been particularly good at keeping plants alive. Chicken, duck, dogs are all pretty safe, but plants don’t fare too well.
Beekeeper Brian received several plants at his retirement celebration. There were some herbs and a bell pepper plant. I cleared a spot for them in the front flower bed and am hoping for the best.
I am excited to report there are two small bell peppers!
Unfortunately, something else was even more excited than me and the peppers were eaten before their time.
Beekeeper Brian has taken overwatering the plants. He is using a milk jug with a small hole in it to water the plants slowly. Recently I noticed another pepper! He said don’t touch it.
I think I will ignore it completely and hope nothing else discovers it. I would like to have the pepper with dinner one night. I’m sure it will taste wonderful!
What ate your peppers? Wild birds, rabbits? Oh no, not those cihickens and ducks you care for so lovingly. Talk about your ungrateful…