I’m just a novice gardener, I’m not a farmer like several of my friends but I’m not doing too badly either. This year is my third year having a vegetable garden in this location, I did have a successful garden years ago at another home which had plenty of sun unlike my spot here. The… Continue reading My Novice Garden
Cleaned, dried and bagged. Waiting for my peppers, green beans, sqiash, cucumbers and tomatoes to ripen!
This is the first time I’ve grown garlic and thanks to farmer Clem I was successful! I pulled it up today so it needs to dry for 2 weeks then I’ll store it and use it.
Lemon balm is a calming herb. You can add it to salads & other greens or steep it for a calming herbal tea.
There’s only so much you can do with fresh oregano; I already have so much I think I’ll have to dry & bottle some of it.
Today is earth day, a great day to plant vegetable seeds. The weather has dipped into the thirties at night so I’m only planting cold crop; lettuces, spinach, arugula, etc. I have garlic that I planted in the fall and covered with a warm blanket of hay peeking out of the soil. It’s very exciting… Continue reading It’s time to plant again!
I love going into my garden and coming out with more than what I initially went in for (in this case serrano chile peppers)-what a bargain!