In light of yesterday’s post of Tossed Salad gardening catastrophe, I thought I’d share a couple of successes.
A month ago I cut the snapdragons back, snipping off the old ends, thinning out a bit, and then the monsoon rains have watered them well. I now have snapdragons to use for cut flowers [...]
Last Friday was the official first day of Monsoon season here in Arizona and on Saturday we had our first rain. What a rain it was! Rain, wind, hail; we had it all!
Looking out the front door, you could see water rushing down the street and hail on the yard and sidewalk.
It has been almost six weeks ago that I posted pictures of my garden. I am happy to be able to report that today I picked my first mess of green beans! And they taste awesome!
I also have peppers and tomatoes forming, so I consider the Earthboxes to be a [...]