Did you know you can put the end of your celery bunch in water to use as a fun houseplant? Just place your celery end so it is just touching the surface of the water in a jar or container. Within a day or two, you will start seeing growth at the center of the celery bunch! So fun.
We are back from a wonderful vacation in Ocean City, New Jersey. As much as I wanted to stay longer, gathering shells and soaking in the sun, I knew real life needed my attention back at home. Not to mention a growing garden, and a grumpy cat! So here I am, back to reality, and… Continue reading June Garden Greenery
I recently "potted up" all my seedlings, and this year I tried something new - newspaper pots! The little wood tool I used to form the pots is available at many garden centers, and it's also available at Amazon and Gardener's Supply. After a little experimenting, I discovered it's best to cut the newspaper just a tiny bit… Continue reading Newspaper Pots!
The grow camp and deck garden are starting to send the message that the growing season is coming to a close. After an impressive second wind, the bush beans are spent. I don't think I'll be getting much more from them. The tomatoes have also slowed down to a crawl, with only cherry tomatoes still… Continue reading Winding Down?