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11:46 am on Tuesday April 1, 2014

Did you know: SC is home to the world's hottest pepper?

The Carolina Reaper, a hybrid chili pepper bred by cultivator Ed Currie, who runs PuckerButt Pepper Company in Fort Mill, South Carolina and has been rated as the world's hottest chili pepper by Guinness World Records according to 2012 tests.  via...
7:12 pm on Monday April 23, 2012

Signs of Spring: The Terracotta Jungle

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer Sign in window of plant nursery:  “It’s spring, I’m so excited I wet my plants!” “It’s time,” Marcia said, peering out the kitchen window excitedly, “for the wild azalea walk.”     The half circle path...
3:33 am on Wednesday September 8, 2010

Elliotborough Community Garden produce now available at Ashe Street Grocery

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelThe Ashe Street Grocery, nestled on the corner of Ashe and Line streets is now selling herbs, flowers and peppers grown right next door in the Elliotborough Community Garden. A blue rack placed against the front...