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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014

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Sun, sex might be issues for papaya

Q: I have about 15 or so papayas growing from seed. Most are above 4 feet tall, some are above six feet. But none has ever bloomed! And with winter around the corner, I was so hoping to get some fruit off of them.
Published: 10/19/14

Chamomile tea can have side effects

Q: Are there any problems with drinking a lot of chamomile tea? I’m trying to stop drinking so much soda, and I don’t want more coffee. But I seem to be so sleepy all the time now! Is it just because I’m not getting the caffei...
Published: 10/19/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

Beautyberry
Published: 10/19/14
How gauche! Tampa ranks among snobbiest cities

How gauche! Tampa ranks among snobbiest cities

Have you found yourself with your nose in the air lately?
Published: 10/14/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

Tampa Bay’s Dancing with the Stars 2014
Published: 10/12/14

‘Orphan train’ families can do research online

If you had a choice which would you pick: living in rags and eating out of New York City trash cans or riding west on a train to be paraded on a platform for the townsfolk to decide if they wanted you to live in a family home?
Published: 10/12/14
How Does Your Garden Grow?‘: Discover beauty in the  not-so-ordinary nooks’

How Does Your Garden Grow?‘: Discover beauty in the not-so-ordinary nooks’

FLORENCE PAPIA, LAND O’ LAKES
Published: 10/12/14

Nisin in cheese is a preservative

Q: I found a local brand of cheese at a friend’s home when I visited recently. She’s in another state, and I’ve not seen that brand here at all. I liked the flavor, but when I looked at the label, it has an ingredient I’m...
Published: 10/12/14
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

Blue ginger
Published: 10/12/14
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Dream Gala
Published: 10/05/14