So, Dana and Jason gave me a unique gift for Christmas - a Ch-Ch-Chia in the form of our beloved president, Barack Obama. I think it was a gag gift (you know Jason), but I took it seriously, planting, watering, photographing the progress, and generally fussing over the patch. I know Christmas was 2 months ago, but the growth was slow, sorta like the economy. Finally, I have firm evidence of my farming capabilities:
the day of the planting
At one month This is about as good as it got. He wouldn't grow on top for some reason - male pattern alopecia (baldness), or if you prefer, Larry of the 3 Stooges.