Category Archives: cold frame

Frost & Garden

Last week brought a hard cystaline frost followed by the morning sun.  Even though the temperatures were chilly, I went out before breakfast to capture the light and crystal.  It also serves as a record of what’s left in the … Continue reading

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First Harvest

Here’s my first harvest of 2013. The slow start to spring means that it has taken a while for the greens in the cold frame and hoop frame to begin to size up again.  The sorrel has just sprouted as … Continue reading

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December Harvest

While the temperatures were above freezing yesterday I went out to harvest more greens from the cold frame and hoop frame. We enjoyed having a good mix of greens washed and ready for salads at dinner in the fridge the … Continue reading

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Fall Harvests

Here are some of the harvest from the last two weeks. The last of the carrots. The garden has kale, leeks, cutting celery, cabbage & brussels sprouts. There are also greens that are planted in the hoop frame and cold … Continue reading

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Garlic is Planted

The week of wet rain has made us realize that the house-painting season is at an end. So we’re calling it a year with 4 of our 8 sides painted. Thankfully all 3 of the sides that face the road … Continue reading

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