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Weekend Harvest 05

The summer vegetables are producing less, but still producing.  It may seem like a lot, but that is because we aren’t picking them as often as we were.  I’m finding more tomatoes with mold problems, so I’ve started picking them … Continue reading

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Tomatillo Salsa Verde

One of the typical uses for tomatillo is to make green sauce.  We have a lot of tomatillo fruit from the “volunteer” plants that came up in garden bed number one and we have been trying to find a way … Continue reading

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Beans, Tomatillos, Blackberries, Peppers, & Tomatoes

We picked vegetables tonight, for the first time in a few days.  As we move into fall, lower temperatures with highs around 70°F (21°C) and lows around 40°F (4°C) and reduced sunlight are reducing the number of veggies we harvest.  The pole … Continue reading

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Weekend Harvest 04

With all the excitement lately, I haven’t spent much time in the garden.  This afternoon, we harvested several vegetables and more blackberries. Several peppers had turned red or orange, according to their type.  We also found a lot of ripe … Continue reading

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Peppers, Tomatoes, Blackberries, & Tomatillos

First, I thought I’d show you some of our beautiful pepper plants.  Remember that there are three to five plants growing together in a group.  First are the takiis ace peppers; several fruits are turning red on the plants. Next … Continue reading

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Radishes

Tonight, I pulled some of the cherry belle radishes that we planted at the end of July.  I also pulled a hakurei turnip that has been in garden bed number four since I planted them in April.  Unfortunately, the turnip … Continue reading

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Beans, Pepper, Tomatoes, Blackberries, & Tomatillos

The promised weekend rain finally showed up yesterday (Monday, Sept. 2nd), so tonight’s harvest is two days’ worth. We’re getting fewer beans and tomatoes than we were just a couple weeks ago.  I had been leaving the tomatillo fruits on … Continue reading

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Beans, Peppers, Tomatoes, & Blackberries

I think I’m going to call these the “Big Four” for August.  If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll probably have noticed that pole beans, peppers, tomatoes, and blackberries feature pretty heavily this month.  The background photo for the blog … Continue reading

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Weekend Harvest

It was rainy Saturday, so we picked two days’ worth of vegetables and fruit on Sunday. We got several tomatoes as they are really starting to produce.  There are a few early tomatoes, but mostly paste tomatoes.  I also picked … Continue reading

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Beans, Basil, & Tomatillo

We’ve been harvesting pole beans for a couple weeks, but lately they haven’t produced much.  I suspect that the very hot weather from two weeks ago caused them to stop blooming.  New flowers are appearing, so we should get more … Continue reading

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