Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

June update

put up the wire support lattice around the main beds.

first tomatoes are forming

baby zucchini

yellow squash


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 bin

Compost bins I made with free pallets.  Total cost = about 80 cents for the nails.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

April update

Slug eaten korean squash.


 Melons - I think.  Or maybe Butternut squash..
 Watermelons maybe..

Strawberries at least dont get slugs
 The shallots are doing well too
 Grapes are really starting to take off
 Korean turnips going to seed
 Brandywine tomato
 Asian long beans and okra

Amaranth and beans.
 Amaranth and chia and melons

Beans and more melons
 Chinese lima beans
 Baby garlic
 Cilantro going to seed
 Bigger garlic
 The kids garden..  Strawberry in the middle and wildflowers around
Another look at the kid's garden.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Spring update

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


 quince tree
 blueberry blossums
 peach blossum
 apple blossums

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Spring is here

While everyone else in the country is under snow, the trees are budding here in our backyard

Lime blossums

Red Baron Peach Tree

Our Anna Apple

The big apricot tree.

Peas are starting to ripen.

Friday, January 14, 2011