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Harvest Monday, August 21, 2017 – All Firsts

Had many first these past 2 weeks. The stars are Container Figs and Blackberries. The above is one day’s harvest from my one container plant. Figs are extra large this year. At the end of last year my kids helped … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, August 1, 2016 – Garlic, Potatoes & Onions + Chinese Long Beans

Finally got rain (really rained not just a sprinkle) this past weekend and more rain today in the forecast. Grounds getting a good soaking. Plants are happy and the brown patches on my lawn should, hopefully, disappear this week. Dug … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, July 23, 2012

This past week’s harvest saw a few firsts. First harvest of bittermelon (karela). Harvested 2, gave one to a friend.  To learn more about bittermelon click here In my basket, left to right: gai lan side shoots, nappa cabbages (first harvest), broccoli & side … Continue reading

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