Monthly Archives: July 2012

End of July Garden Progress

Just about all the tomato plants have given fruit, the gopher has not been seen a a few days wreaking havoc, and basil is abundant! The last of the summer plantings are in the seedling stage (Chocolate Peppers and Genovese … Continue reading

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Late July Status Report

Summer is about to get HOT! and we have exciting news from the garden: WATERMELON! The first one was picked, at the correct time, weighed in at 10.2lb, cut open, tasted GREAT and when given away received the comment of … Continue reading

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Weekly Garden Update

Got some new critters in the garden this week, but first lets look at the colorful harvest for the week: Top Left Plate: Julia Childs’, Serrano and Cayenne Peppers Corn Top Right Plate: Garden Peach, Box Car Willie and Yellow … Continue reading

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Fruits of Our Labor

So far July has been a lot of small maintenance tasks in the garden and harvesting a little bit of everything. July 3 July 7 Chocolate PeppersĀ  and Cayenne Peppers are slowly coming along, they will need a bed for … Continue reading

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Early July Garden Progress Report

Same old same old as far as harvest goes, Yellow Perfection Tomato, the last of the Tumbling Toms, a small Chocolate Pepper, and a Strawberry or two. The main exception to this is the ripening of the Mystery Tomato. The … Continue reading

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