"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-19-2006, 08:26 PM   #851
Chef Extraordinaire
 
pdswife's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Washington
Posts: 20,308
Send a message via AIM to pdswife Send a message via MSN to pdswife Send a message via Yahoo to pdswife
I'm not sure what it is.... but I'd love to have one in my back yard.
__________________

__________________
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost
pdswife is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 05:57 AM   #852
Cook
 
adnan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 89
no it's no cactus, but they grow in fairly dry places. Check out the silver color (hint...)
__________________

__________________
$1000 recipe contest has just started!!!

Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit, wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad...
adnan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 08:31 AM   #853
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,156
Looks like a type of yucca plant.
__________________
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 04:30 PM   #854
Head Chef
 
goboenomo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 2,208
Send a message via AIM to goboenomo Send a message via MSN to goboenomo Send a message via Yahoo to goboenomo
Blast!! I was gonna say that.

Stealer
__________________
Zzyxk - Short baked goods slideshow! Homemade
Please check it out.
goboenomo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 04:50 PM   #855
Cook
 
adnan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 89
yes, it's a Silversword Yucca!
__________________
$1000 recipe contest has just started!!!

Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit, wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad...
adnan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 11:09 PM   #856
Head Chef
 
phinz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: The Surface of the Sun
Posts: 1,801
Well, h e doublehockeysticks. I would have said Yucca, but I thought you wanted the exact name. It's *obvious* it's a Yucca.
__________________
It's good for the soul when there's not a soul in sight.

Trader Scott's Tiki Bar & Lounge
phinz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 11:13 PM   #857
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,156
Okay, Smarty Pants, what's in it for those of us who guessed "yucca?" Huh? Huh?

Must we get SO technical? We're waiting for an answer.
__________________
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 11:21 PM   #858
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Um....Katie? You got it right. You're up.
__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 11:25 PM   #859
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,156
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! I've had a long day on the road. Elvis has left the building, but I will post a photo tomorrow.

Thanks, Alix. We're going to have some fun with this.

Katie
__________________
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2006, 11:27 PM   #860
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Make it a really GOOD one. I can't be on until late afternoon tomorrow!
__________________

__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.