We have a substance we've never seen in our rain barrels before -- and I'm concerned due to the possibility of smoke/particulate matter from the nuclear power plant disaster in Japan, which was…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Marsha Cleaveland Mar 26, 2011.
Harvest your Seed
Although the time is right for planting and growing winter crops (all lettuces; brassicas such as broccoli, kale, turnips, collards, and cabbage; carrots and radishes; and many more) don’t forget to collect the seed from your summer and fall crops to plant next year.
Plants currently making seed in my garden include: chili arbol, Malabar spinach, sunflowers, black-eyed peas and (hopefully) my moringa…Continue
Posted on November 18, 2013 at 11:17am
Our Chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus) produces abundant spears of flowers each spring, attracting hundreds of bees. Later, green berries appear and dry through the summer on the tree. Winter winds shake the brown, dry seeds down, and invariably two or more sprout directly under the…Continue
Posted on September 10, 2013 at 10:56am — 2 Comments