Category Archives: Gardening

Harvest Monday, December 30, 2013 – Veggies Under Grow Light

On December 9 (click on link and scroll down) I wrote about placing my container grown lettuce under grow lights. They were doing very well and ready for harvest. But because I was having company decided to wait until company arrive to harvest and make … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 16, 2013 + Oven Dried Fuyu Persimmons

Just a single harvest – Beedy’s Camden kale. Harvested all the ready to use leaves. Beedy’s Camden Kale This will most likely be the last of the kale harvest. The plant is still alive but I doubt it will grow much since it … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 9, 2013 + Growing Scallion Stubs + Container Lettuce

Woke up to a heavy killer frost on Wednesday morning. Went to the garden after lunch to find the tips and outer layers of the napa cabbages frozen. Surprisingly the baby bok choy, Shanghai bok choy and scallions were not frozen. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 2, 2013 – Container Gai Lan + Sunchoke + A Stir-fry

My container gai lan (Chinese broccoli) survived the frigid (+/-15°F) night time temperature we had days ago. I got a harvest, about ½ pound, which will be the last. Gai lan growing in window box These gai lan I planted in window boxes did better … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 25, 2013 – Leeks + Herbs

Happy Thanksgiving to All Who Celebrate! Harvested some leeks, scallions & herbs. They will be included in our Thanksgiving feast. Leeks, Scallions & Herbs from the garden Top: Leeks Bottom: Scallions The leeks are skinnier than I expected (were planted a bit … Continue reading

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