Monthly Archives: March 2016

Harvest Monday, March 28, 2016 – Overwintered Root Crops

From the garden: Parsnips. Harvest about 5½ pounds of parsnips. Most were like the ones in the middle of the above photo, about 7 inches long and about 2 inches in diameter. The smaller ones on the right were still … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 21, 2016 – 1st Harvest + Onion Sets

Happy Spring! The walking onions in the photo below are growing in a shady area. At the moment they get a fair amount of sunlight but once the trees leaf out that area is quite shady. First harvests of the … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 14, 2016 – Walking Onion

Walking Onion (Allium cepa var. proliferum) aka Egyptian Walking Onion, Tree Onion, Topsetting Onion, Winter Onion, Multiplier Onion … My first experience growing Walking Onions was 2+ years ago when I received gifts of Walking Onions bulbils from Diary of … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 7, 2016 – Container Garlic Experiment + More Seed Starting + Garden Tips

My container garlic experiment is for my blogging friend Eva of Kitchen Inspiration. Eva has been trying to grow garlic for a number of years but without luck as she lacks suitable growing conditions. She does some rooftop container gardening … Continue reading

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