Archives

  • Tomatoes

    The tomato seedlings are coming along well.  I transferred them to larger pots today.  I have 5 cherry tomatoes, and 8 Livingston.  The Beefsteak are not as big and I don’t have room for larger pots,  so I didn’t transfer them yet.  I need to put up another light shelf.  I will want to start […]

    Mar 27th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • Peas

    Planted snap peas from Botanical Gardens,  (last years seeds) and shelling peas (from Freedom Seeds, ordered last year) on Saturday.  Covered them with milk carton greenhouses because it is going to be frosty the next few nights.  Also, I believe last year the birds and/or squirrels ate a lot of my pea seeds!  I pre-sprouted […]

    Mar 21st, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 18, 2010

    The garlic and onions look a little frosted, maybe I should have covered them up with something. Today I planted the red and white potatoes from organic potatoes that had sprouted,  and spinach and lettuce from freedomseeds.org.

    Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 17, 2010

    I planted my garlic shoots and moved some onions that were left from last year. Worked on the large garden area.

    Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 16, 2010

    Carol at May Dreams Gardens says to plant peas, spinach and sweet peas on St. Patrick’s Day (tomorrow).  Next week plant lettuce.  On March 30, lant root crops like radishes and onions – the moon will be right.  Should I plant my garlic and potatoes then too?  The garlic shoots are growing but I don’t […]

    Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 13, 2010

    Seeds started indoors: 12 Livingston’s Beauty tomatoes 8 Beefsteak tomatoes 6 Sugar Sweetie cherry tomatoes Experiment – I had some garlic that had sprouted, so I separated the sprouted cloves and planted each in a pot of dirt. It has been raining for the last 2 days or I would have planted them outside. I […]

    Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 10, 2010

    Made a garden pathway. Winter sown seeds: morning glory milkweed sweet peas I had these morning glories seeds from last years plants.  They are mixed with the volunteer morning glories that came up by the side of the porch.  I would like to get a good amount growing there this year.

    Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • March 11, 2010 – more garden work

    More work in the garden today – Worked on the strawberry bed and expanded it, moving some plants around – hope I didn’t kill them! Moved over the compost pile so that a new bed was created that I will plant peas and lettuce in. Put up the lattice for the peas. I left a […]

    Mar 11th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • First Garden Work Of 2010

    Today was sunny and warm (55 degrees high).  Jack kept wanting to spend time outside.  I went out for a little bit with him a couple times this morning, but I told him “I have work to do” and made us come back inside.  He doesn’t do “alone”, he has to have someone with him […]

    Mar 9th, 2010 | Filed under Garden - 2010, Gardening
  • Black Swallowtail Butterfly

    This was in pending posts from 4-28-2009 Look what I found in my garden this morning!

    Mar 9th, 2010 | Filed under Gardening
Archive for March, 2010