I might have......

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Cats Critters, Apr 20, 2009.

  1. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    Planted way to much broccoli! I planted 8 pots at the beginning to separate later, when I started to separate them last week in to this thing that holds 50 plants a piece I had bought 2 of them and now both are full and I also have others in regular pots so in total I have about 113 plants! [​IMG] I have that a thing where I can not throw away healthy plants what and I already composted the "bad" plants, ones I had accidentally caused to lose a leaf, broken a bit off of, or were bad In any way I could think of after I had reached 55 plants, what am I going to do?
    Last edited: Apr 20, 2009

  2. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    Broccoli casserole, broccoli soup, fried broccoli.......
  3. NancyDz

    NancyDz Songster

    Oct 9, 2008
    Dutch Flat, CA
    Sell them or freecycle them or trade for other plants that you might want.
    Donate to a community garden....


  4. Turtle

    Turtle Songster

    Apr 2, 2009
    freeze the Broccoli after you par boil it and you will have some all year or feed some to the chickens, sell to neighbors or like other said give it away to a food bank or local church,trade for other plants. I wish I had to many broccoli plants I LOVE the stuff. I think we have about 30 planted and I know thats not going to be enough.
  5. Mandalina

    Mandalina Songster

    Apr 1, 2009
    mmmmmmmmmmmmm i love broc!!!
  6. warmfuzzies

    warmfuzzies Songster

    Feb 15, 2009
    Boondocks, Colorado
    Oh, wow I wish I could grow broccoli here! It gets too hot too fast. In fact, I wish I had that good of green thumb with anythign! [​IMG]
  7. missourichickenmama

    missourichickenmama SURPRISE!

    Jul 17, 2008
    Maybe you could ask Here for a recipe that combines broccoli and eggs...
    And last but not least... There is the farmer's market. [​IMG]

  8. ChickyLaura

    ChickyLaura The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Mar 31, 2009
    Eastern/Central PA
    I am the same way. Nothing beats fresh broccoli! Freeze some, give it away, mmmmm, broccoli cheddar soup... [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by