Category Archives: planting

June 1 Garden

The last month and a half have found me busy in the garden. Since I didn’t clean up or fertilize in the fall, each row needed to be weeded, fertilized and have the path turned up to increase the bed. … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Garden, planting | 2 Comments

Harvest Monday & Finished Flower Gardens

We continue to harvest greens for salad each week. Last Monday we finished up the garden work. Now to stay on top of the weeds that sprout through the mulch and fight the gout weed as it tries to come … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Garden, harvest, planting, sweet potatoes | 4 Comments

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

Posted in asian greens, cold frame, Fall, Garden, garlic, kale, lettuce, planting, winter greens | Tagged | 3 Comments

The Garden is in!

With the warm weather this past weekend and this week, I decided to go ahead and finish planting the garden. It took some work to get the last two beds prepared, I ended up using the lasagna garden method again. … Continue reading

Posted in asian greens, fava beans, Garden, peas, peppers, planting, tomatillos | 5 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

Posted in 2012, cold frame, flowers, Garden, hoop house, peas, planting, Spring | Tagged , , | 4 Comments