Sunday, March 14, 2010

Garden Logic


The incomparable Dogtor (pictured above, with baby AFB, from last summer) and I sat down to plan this year's garden.

The usual suspects (lettuces, kale, collards, peas, broccoli, beets, carrots, potatoes, tomatoes, zukes, cukes, corn) will be joined - hopefully - by pumpkins and sweet potatoes. We're also talking about constructing some homemade teepee trellises for the climbers.

Lessons learned last year: Don't let your broccoli flower when you are on vacation. Tomato blight is wildly contagious. If you get lazy about weeding your lettuce, you will eventually eat weedy salads.

2 comments:

  1. You've inspired Erv & me to get going on ours again this year. It seemed to do best when neglected. Go figure. I am posting something to you guys today!!!!

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  2. (Posting as in real mail. Not blog.)

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