Getting ready for fall gardening

| June 13, 2013

Yes, that’s right, it is time to start planning for your fall garden. My tomatoes are still green on the vine, and flowers are all in bloom. I have looked up my zone and the best time to plant for my fall garden. I will start my fall tomatoes next month, indoors and in pots […]

Last week in March 2013

| April 3, 2013

Well, we had two nights with temperatures just a bit below freezing. This meant that I got to learn how to protect my baby tomato plants. I used six bed sheets, some clothes pins, and some rocks along the edge of the raised bed to keep the sheets to the ground. Lesson #1 I lost […]

Tomatoes 2013

| January 21, 2013

I started my tomato seeds 3 weeks ago. A little early, I know, but I wanted a head start. Daniels took my old aquarium lights and made me an indoor grow area.  I am not having much luck with my tomatillos. Only two purple ones have sprouted out of the 8 that I planted. I […]