Here is a link with some info about Vanilla. I am sure there is lots more on
Laurel Carroll wrote in message <3650D6D5.7B31 at concentric.net>...
>Troy Bull wrote:
>>>> Does anyone know where to get information about growing Vanilla Beans? I
>> don't know anything about them but would like to give it a try if it is
>> something I can do inside :)
>>>> I would also be interested in growing chocolate if that can be done?
>> Troy Bull
>> Sr. Programmer Analyst
>> University of Northern Iowa
>Vanilla planifolia is a vine-habit orchid hailing from Mexico. It relies
>upon artificial pollination to set fruit (the "bean"). Can be grown in
>greenhouses, but I don't have any cultivation info.