Inland Empire Homestead
Adventures in sustainable living
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
put up the wire support lattice around the main beds.
first tomatoes are forming
I actually don't know what this is... watermelon?
here's a picture of the whole plant... im pressure sure it's watermelon.
Monday, April 25, 2011
The first aparagus shoot
I thought these were dead but the first shoot has come up.
Compost bins I made with free pallets. Total cost = about 80 cents for the nails.
Sunday, April 24, 2011
Slug eaten korean squash.
Melons - I think. Or maybe Butternut squash..
Strawberries at least dont get slugs
The shallots are doing well too
Grapes are really starting to take off
Korean turnips going to seed
Asian long beans and okra
Amaranth and beans.
Amaranth and chia and melons
Beans and more melons
Chinese lima beans
Cilantro going to seed
The kids garden.. Strawberry in the middle and wildflowers around
Another look at the kid's garden.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Slowly starting to dig some beds and got a bunch of seeds.
These are the "Chinese lima beans" my mom gave us.
Saturday, February 12, 2011
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Spring is here
While everyone else in the country is under snow, the trees are budding here in our backyard
Red Baron Peach Tree
Our Anna Apple
The big apricot tree.
Peas are starting to ripen.
Friday, January 14, 2011
The first egg