Tag: vegetables

Homegrown Video: How Does My Garden Grow?

Homegrown Video: How Does My Garden Grow?

Homegrown Video and What’s in my GardenKale starts, two months later you did me proud. Having discovered the video setting on my point-and-shoot camera, has emboldened me to embrace my inner Scorsese. I fear my first attempts are home-movie bad, but bear with me and […]

Summer Harvest Begs an Extension

Summer Harvest Begs an Extension

  Heirloom tomatoes: Amish Paste, White Beauty, Old German, Pineapple, Hillbilly, Lemon Boy and Sugar Lump. If I left these on the vines, October rains would sauce them for me. Some days show up like a great performance; the key players tune up to bring […]

Build a Wattle for Your Pole Beans

Build a Wattle for Your Pole Beans

Our friend Jack and his structurally-sound beanstalk are the things of which fairy tales are made. In my garden, a goldfinch can bring down a pole bean just by considering it as a pleasant and potential perch. Like everyone, poles beans need all the support they can get. Here’s how […]