Category Archives: Gardening

Harvest Monday, February 16, 2015 – New Varieties + Snow

This is going to be an exciting gardening year. Every year I grow something new in my garden. But this year I will be trialling more new crops than previous years. All 3 are so different in appearance. Very beautiful! … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, February 9, 2015 – Hardy Thyme + A No Recipe Stew

Today’s post is a very short one. This past week I tried to sprout adzuki beans, but for some reason the beans are not sprouting. Went to the health food store to buy a new batch of organic adzuki beans … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 17, 2014 – End of Season Chores + Giant Parsnip from LGHVG

The weather last week was just fabulous, the first half was warm and gorgeous, the 2nd half was cold but calm, also lovely (as long as one is bundled up), as a result I was able to get quite a … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 10, 2014 – Experiments Update (Carrots Transplant & Okinawan Sweet Potato)

In my 7/28/14 (click on link and scroll down) post I mentioned experimenting with transplanting carrots and promised an update. This past week I harvested the transplanted carrots. Below are the results, my observations and what I plan to do … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 3, 2014 – Locust Grove Heritage Vegetable Garden

(I apologize for the poor quality of the above photo. The room was dark and the sun was streaming through the glass doors and windows.) ◊ ◊ ◊ It was one of those week. The week went by but nothing … Continue reading

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