Category Archives: Vegetables

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

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

Posted in 2013, brussels sprouts, cabbage, cold frame, Fall, Garden, hoop house, kale | Leave a comment

Harvest

Tonight’s harvest. The garden got away from me in July, full of weeds, crab grass etc. The squash bugs killed my pumpkin plants. I’m slowly reclaiming the rows and finding harvests along the way. My early planted tomatoes are producing, … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Eating the Harvest, Food & Recipes, harvest, swiss chard, tomatoes | 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

Harvest Monday & Flower Garden Work

As usual, the blog goes quiet when work picks up outside. We have had a few harvests lately, lettuce, overwintered leeks, sorrel, spinach, bok choy and tatsoi. We had a great stir fry with our bok choy this week as … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, asian greens, flowers, fruit trees, greens, harvest, House, leeks, lettuce | 4 Comments