What a strange growing season it's been. The rain just didn't stop in June and the first half of July, which really seemed to wreak havoc on all the plants' usual growing habits. But now, finally, the heat has turned up, things are drying out (a bit) and lots of growth is happening all over… Continue reading July Garden Gallery
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June Garden Greenery
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
Peas, Lettuce, Volunteers and More
Took the cell phone out to the garden this afternoon... The peas are finally taking off - I just hope it's not too late in the season. They got such a slow start. The lettuce in front of the peas were supposed to be reserved for microgreens, but they were doing so well, I decided… Continue reading Peas, Lettuce, Volunteers and More
The seedlings (or sproutlings, as my son calls them) have grown quite a bit even since these pics were taken, but here is a little gallery of how things were looking in the garden a week or so ago.
DIY Garden Enclosure
When last I posted on the new garden enclosure, it was still just a base, sitting in our garage. Well, I'm happy to report that the garden enclosure construction is now complete, and so far I've planted some onions, peas and mesculin lettuce blend in their new home.