Gardening

 

Edible flowers from Supannee’s garden.

As you know California is facing drought and it is a very difficult time for Californian farmers. I have to make sure everything I planted in my farms and home garden have to be able to eat and be useful.  Beside vegetables I grow in my garden for family use. I grow edible flowers I…

May 5, 2015

California Drought gardening!!

As you know California has had a major drought for many years. As a gardener, I am always concerned what I grow in our two small farms plus my home garden. We have to make sure everything we grow can be used and eaten for our own needs or for restaurant use. We (Chef Wan, my nieces and…

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April 18, 2015

New at Supannee House of Thai: White Beech Mushrooms

White Beech, or Bunapi, is a mushroom that offers a combination of crunchy textures and a smooth, nutty flavor. The White Beech is somewhat bitter in its raw state, but is very enjoyable once cooked. Chef Wan uses it in her soups: Tom Yum, Tom Kah (coconut soup), and Pohtak soup (with Thai basil.) She…

April 11, 2015

Supannee’s Tomatoes.

More than 50 (15 different kinds of heirloom) tomatoe plants growing in Supannee House of Thai’s local farms.  From Big juicy beefsteak, green German, black, white, pink brandy wine, Hawaiian tomatoes, pineapple tomatoes, green and black tiger stripe, heart shape, black, red cherry tomatoes, Mr.stripy, Roma tomatoes, etc…    Chef Wan’s favorite tomatoes dishes, Mixed…

April 10, 2015

Farm greenhouse

Extended the summer crops vegetables and Thai herbs in our farm greenhouse. Thai eggplants, pea eggplants, Thai basil, holy basil etc are growing so happily in this warm house.

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October 26, 2012

Green house

We planted Thai herbs to extend summer crops in our farm green house.

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October 15, 2012

Tomato

You can cut your old tomato plant and leave 2-3 leaves on the stem then put in clear glass right by your window until the roots grow. Then you can plant it in a pot in full sun. You will get tomatoes in a month. Good luck!!

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October 10, 2012

Fall vegetables

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September 27, 2012

Fall gardening

It is time to plant FALL vegetables now. We are planting lots of lettuce, Chinese broccoli, kale, green onion, cilantro etc..

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September 26, 2012

El Cajon farm

We also grow our own Thai herbs all year round. We grow kraprow basil for our Hot Basil dish, Thai basil and karfir lime leaves for curry dishes, lemongrass and galangal roots for almost every dishes chef cook and everyday FRESH!!

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September 25, 2012