Category Archives: leeks

Harvest Monday 5/14/12

Something new was harvested this week… Asparagus! This is the third year for our asparagus roots, so we’re harvesting lightly. We’ve picked only 6 oz and we’ve enjoyed it in risotto. We’ve also continued to pick lettuce, sorrel & kale. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 12/5/11

This past week I finally harvested the rest of the carrots and leeks that were in the ground. I’d been aided in my procrastination by the unseasonably warm November temperatures. Normally I should have harvested them much sooner. I didn’t … Continue reading

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2011 Garden Reflections: Onion Family

As I look back on this second year in this garden, some of last year’s successes were repeated, others were not. Some of last year’s failures were corrected, others were not. Here are part of my reflections. Part 1:Root Vegetables … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 11/21/11

Sorry it’s been so quiet here on the blog. I’ve only gotten Harvest Monday posts up lately. It is my intention to reflect on how crops did in the garden this year, but I have been busy with sewing for … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 11/14

The time change has made it more difficult to take harvest photos. Now when I pick something at dinner time, I’m doing it with a headlamp in the dark. I picked leeks, carrots & kale this week that wasn’t photographed. … Continue reading

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