In the garden yesterday, I saw something crawling on my dill plants. Turns out there were no less than ten black swallowtail caterpillars on the dill and parsley, in different […]
So, we still have a lot of tomatoes. We are cooking with them fresh and eating them out of hand, but can’t harvest them fast enough and some are rotting […]
It sort of feels like cheating to post this on the garden log, but we did grow two of the ingredients, the garlic and the dill. The cucumbers we bought […]
The other day I was in the garden and noticed the delicate, somewhat ragged flowers on the arugula plants. The plants were overall in pretty bad shape – stringy, bug-eaten, […]
we planted the sunflower seeds late, so the plants (2 of them) are just now getting ready to bloom.
we currently have an abundance of tomatoes. they are ripening every day, too many to eat at once. we had hoped for this, and are preserving some of the harvest […]
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i have been harvesting cayenne peppers every few days, or when i need some for a recipe. these were on the plants after we returned from vacation. i clipped them, […]