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Overrun by Sambung - anyone want cuttings?

Seriously team we eat a lot of it but it's just EXPLODED over summer, I have enough to make cuttings for an army and this isn't even my main bed!

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Comment by Sid Saghe on January 12, 2020 at 13:22

These don’t go slimy, but they’re a little crunchier than default spinach...we throw them in with basically everything.

If you want why don’t we just do a drop in whenever you’re free on Wednesday or something? Not a proper visit but you can poke around while you’re here.

Comment by Cres on January 11, 2020 at 9:55

 Are the leaves like spinach when cooked and retain their 'leafyness' so to speak or do they go slimy? Some spinach type plants like molokhia (Egyptian Spinach) turn gooey like okra / soaked psyllium husk. To me the texture is likened to an unpleasant bowl of snot which does nothing for me.

+1 on cuttings if they're like spinach /when the plan comes together.

Comment by GayleD on January 10, 2020 at 20:29

Please count me in with the plan.  Need to get more greens growing again.

Comment by Andrew Cumberland on January 10, 2020 at 20:18

I'll have to come up with a plan. 

Comment by Sid Saghe on January 10, 2020 at 14:21

What's the best way to get some to you Andrew?

Comment by Andrew Cumberland on January 10, 2020 at 13:08

I'd love to get a cutting or two, Sid.  

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