Category Archives: Gardening

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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Harvest Monday, May 4, 2015 – Window Box Spinach

This is going to be a very short one (1) item post. Was rushing to get as much outdoor chores completed as possible. Only photos I took were the spinach photos (taken yesterday). Finally had a few gorgeous and bug … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, April 20, 2015 – Growing Potatoes & Sweet Potatoes in Containers + Garden Overwintered Root Crops

My daughter, Kathy, grew vegetables for the first time last year and had bountiful harvest. So pleased with her success she is enthusiastically looking forward to this new gardening season even installed grow lights and started some veggies and flowers … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, April 13, 2015 – Bumping Up Snap Peas Seedlings + Sweet Potatoes Slips

Was absent from Harvest Monday for the past 2 weeks as there was nothing in the gardenĀ  to write about (ground was either still frozen and/or too wet) and the seedlings were coming along oh so slowly. Needed to see … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 23, 2015 – Overwintered Root Crops + Thyme Harvest

Happy Spring! March, 20, 2015 did not look or feel like the First Day of Spring. Can you believe we had snow? Not an awful lot, about 3 inches. But spring will arrive, the sun will shine, all the snow … Continue reading

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