Category Archives: Spring

First Blooms 2016

This winter has been in sharp contrast to last, with hardly any snow. Last year at this time we still had large piles. Our first bloom year was a snowdrop, followed by a winter aconite on March 10th. A few … Continue reading

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Spring Greens

Sorrel, over-wintered leeks, asparagus & egg harvested last week

Posted in 2015, asparagus, eggs, greens, leeks, Spring | 2 Comments

Mid- April Garden

The snow is finally gone from garden beds and from the paths. There is lots of clean up to be done that wasn’t done last fall. These seedlings are out on the deck hardening off. Hopefully the garden beds will … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Garden, seedlings, Spring | 2 Comments

Late-March Garden

Our garden is still snow covered, but we have green sprouts inside. I took advantage of the 30 degree temperatures and sun yesterday to work on pruning some of our fruit trees. This is where the 1-2 feet of compacted … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Garden, snow, Spring | 1 Comment

First Harvest

Spinach & Kale from the cold frame last week, and a few volunteer garlic shoots. Thank goodness for overwintered greens! See other harvests at Daphne’s.

Posted in 2014, kale, Spring, winter greens | Tagged | 3 Comments