Garden Bounty, Seedsaving and Pests

Summer bounty is a gratifying reward for any vegetable gardener, but remember while preserving those veggies to save some of their seeds for next year. It's a cost-saving procedure that everyone should consider. Other advantages include seeds acclimated to your area of the country as well as ensuring genetic heirloom diversity of your food supply. … Continue reading Garden Bounty, Seedsaving and Pests

Something Old Something New

Something new is this gorgeous purple cauliflower from ย Seeds from Italy ย  that I successfully grew this year in the Hilltop garden! My first ever! ย The cauliflower variety di Sicilia Violetto can have side shoot production and maybe I'll see them this year. The plant was initially under tulle fabric which it outgrew, then covered … Continue reading Something Old Something New