How do I ripen plums?

Answer Put unripe plums in a brown paper bag. Don't use a plastic bag because it will affect the taste of the fruit and restrict airflow, which is important to the ripening process.Loosely roll the top of... Read More »

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Gardeners: Is it better to ripen tomatoes on the vine or pick them when they are mature and ripen them?

Tomatoes ripened on the vine do taste better and is what I would recommend (more tomato flavour), however you run a slightly higher risk that bugs will start eating away the tomato depending on whe... Read More »

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How to Cook Plums?

Plums are filled with antioxidants, phenols, and vitamin C. They are an excellent source of fiber and they contain useful amounts of potassium and calcium. When you have enough plums to cook with, ... Read More »

Can you eat ornamental plums?

On One Hand: Ornamental Plums Are EdibleAccording to the University of New Mexico's Extension Office, ornamental plums "are edible and are quite tasty." The university points out that the plums mak... Read More »