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Harvest Monday, September 14, 2015 – Onions Failure + Leek & Parsnip + Bolted Napa

Leeks do very well in my garden but not onions. WHY? Last year I planted the onion seedlings  in a row in front of my broccoli (I read that broccoli and onions are good companions) the results were small onions, … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, April 27 2015 – Walking Onion + Transplanting + Garlic & Ramp Update + Rooting Lemon Grass + Plant Sale

Surprised Harvest! While cleaning up my garden beds and turning over the soil, came upon a bed of carrots. They were planted too late last year and was not worth the effort to harvest. I never got around to putting … 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 11, 2013 + Comparing Parsnips

My luck came to an end. Garden was hit by a freeze and killer frost. All tender vegetables and flowers died. Cannot complain as I have had a wonderfully prolonged harvest especially the cherry tomatoes. Cherry tomatoes Managed to salvage a … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 4, 2013 + Ginger Update + Beef, Root Veggies & Cabbage Soup

Was supposed to post my ginger update on Monday, 10/28/13, but messed up my photos and could not post. Got the photos straightened out so here is the belated post. (Was going to post about my “mess up” but it was so … Continue reading

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