tomatoes & other goodies are finally starting to ripen in bulk! just a taste of the many colourful beets & carrots i can pick soon i have been wanting to grow this beautiful plant, romanesco for years, i finally have one tiny head 🙂 cucumber & squash galore beans a plenty wasn’t the best light […]
garlic waiting on my dining room table to be tied up & dried for October planting first big community garden harvest – garlic harvest #1, basil & one cucumber (many more to follow!) late planted portugal hot pepper is bigger than it’s plant! lots of cucumbers coming along, planted with a great companion for cooking […]
Tis the season for seed saving! I will be updating tips on how to collect and save your seeds over the next month … Here’s a photo of a seed saving workshop I recently hosted at the Lift Lock Community Garden. I am showing folks how to harvest arugula seeds. …. I am always too […]
my seed garden is really starting to produce. picked my first tomatoes & peppers! lots & lots of beans too
I just picked a super large bag of green beans from my small row in my community garden. It is only just the beginning too! Better get my pickling station set-up!
I am so happy I am pulling carrots that I planted in early May. They are so colourful & delicious … and I simply cannot stop photographing them when cut up they get even more beautiful lift lock community garden harvest late July …. harvest nestled in with my farmers market purchases.
Yeah Garlic Harvest!! I harvested my garlic! Last fall I planted 25 bulbs of my dear friends bradley’s garlic & now I have 25 bulbs & close to 400 bulbs to re-plant. I love seed saving! It just makes sense. Some of the garlic cracked open. I guess I’ll have to eat these ones! tied […]
Despite my late start in getting my garden planted, things are growing along splendidly! My tomatoes & peppers are finally starting to flower. Yeah! late seeded crops are starting to sprout & grow! Some of them are even ready to eat! mmm basil is growing along & smelling great. pesto here i come! My Lift […]
Drop in & visit us anytime between 11-2pm – 165 Sherbrooke St. …. I will be bringing some of my little planties as well. Here is a shot from my lovely day spend at Avante Garden