Category Archives: Gardening

Harvest Monday, June 8, 2015 – Container/Window Box Gardening

This post is all about container/window box gardening. Very pleased with the harvests from my containers and window boxes this year. Container fig tree is happy and continues to grow by leaps and bounds every year. Fig tree is getting … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, June 1, 2015 – Garden Updates

Not a bad harvest week. The Ruby Streak Mustard was showing signs of bolting so cut all the plants (2 leaves above the ground to see if the plant will send out side shoots). We have been experiencing above average … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, May 25, 2015 – More Window Box Harvest + Soy Beans Seedlings + Chinese Long Beans Seedlings

More Window box harvest. Johnny’s Happy Rich (F1) broccoli is a cross between broccoli and gailan (Chinese broccoli). Looks like miniature head of broccoli but has more of a gailan flavor. The entire stalk (stem, leaves and flower) is edible. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, May 18, 2015 – Yellow Chives + More Window Box Harvests + Overwintered Crops

I did it! For years I have meant to blanch my Chinese chives, but was always too late in remembering to place a container over the chives clump before the weather gets too hot, this year I was on time … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, May 11, 2015 – Window Box Harvest + Container Potato Update

All the harvests in today’s post are from window boxes. As you can see from the photo below, both the Shanghai Bok Choy and Baby Bok Choy in the window boxes are overcrowded. Thinned out both the Shanghai bok choy … Continue reading

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