Greens and Veggies

Everything has grown so quickly in the last week. Less than ten days ago I had trimmed back all the greens to harvest but look at them now. They're ready to harvest again and this is just one bed. I have two others. In another part of the garden the blueberries are ripening. I've been … Continue reading Greens and Veggies

Garden Gifts and a Blue Blossom

Blueberries, zucchini and cucumbers are producing now and it's a joy to go into the garden. Β At this time of year everything I receive from the garden seems like a gift. Except for the weeds but even they are less with most of the plants shading them out. I haven't grown cucumbers for years because … Continue reading Garden Gifts and a Blue Blossom

Garden Woes – Harlequin Bugs, Squash Vine Borers, Squash Bugs and Potato Bugs

One journey into the garden this week I found a harlequin bug on a broccoli plant, squash bug borer moth flying around the stems of zucchini and a potato beetle on a potato leaf. Sometimes I feel like a crime fighter, because I immediately went into battle mode. Last year I found that a solution … Continue reading Garden Woes – Harlequin Bugs, Squash Vine Borers, Squash Bugs and Potato Bugs