Seed Sprouts, Flower Blooms

All of the sudden we have beautiful weather! Veggies recently seeded or planted are growing by leaps and bounds. Flowers are blooming. Finally! Carrots seeded about ten days ago are starting to come up. Germination of carrots is occasionally an iffy process. If the weather is too cold they won't come up for weeks or … Continue reading Seed Sprouts, Flower Blooms

Veggies are Ready, Hummus too

  Produce coming in, some powdery mildew on the cucumbers and succession planting is ongoing.  Plus it's time to process peppers and beans for the freezer.  The flowers are at their peak. Summertime unfortunately is winding down. The hardneck garlic has been harvested, dried and trimmed. Next up I'll process some of it with olive … Continue reading Veggies are Ready, Hummus too

Garden Harvests,TLC and a Flower

First green beans were harvested today! These are heirloom Strike green beans which are about five inches long. So sweet and tender when  they're harvested fresh from the garden. Carrots too, are always a welcome veggie year around in our home and daily salad.  Nantindo a Nantes type is a hybrid that I pick up as untreated seed. … Continue reading Garden Harvests,TLC and a Flower