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Parsley - Dig It Up Or Keep?


 
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:56 am    Post subject: Parsley - Dig It Up Or Keep? Reply with quote

Hi,
Since arriving in Australia I haven't been able to find a forum of the same caliber as this one, so I'll fall back on my fellow Irish chums. I want to try to tame the herb bed that was planted before I moved into my house, preferably before the snake / spider season begins, so, can someone suggest what to do with the pictured parsley? Keep picking at it for my cooking or dig it the hell outa there and start afresh? Thanks!



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I think parsley gets bitter the older it gets so it would be an idea to harvest it and dry it or freeze it.there are great tutorials on freezing herbs on you tube.
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for that forest flame
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yep just dice the leaves up and put into ice cubes. Simples.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks tagwex
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