Category Archives: hoop house

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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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

Posted in 2012, asian greens, cabbage, carrots, cold frame, eggs, greens, harvest, hoop house, kale, leeks, winter greens | 2 Comments

March Garden Work

Yesterday was the beginning of a week of forecasted record warm temperatures. It was in the 70s here in Mid-March which is unheard of. Usually we’re watching for a late snowstorm at this time of year. I took advantage of … Continue reading

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End of November Garden

Here’s how the garden looked on the last of November. It’s a contrast from the last days of October when it was covered with snow. The ‘warmer’ temps this month have meant that the greens in the cold frame and … Continue reading

Posted in 2011, asian greens, brussels sprouts, cold frame, Garden, greens, hoop house, kale, lettuce, winter greens | 1 Comment