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Hot Peppers! Darling little Chili Pequin...from our garden!

I have to admit sometimes I think about buying plants just for their names : ) Last June I saw Chili Pequin, Capsium annuum on the plant list from Treesearch Farm and I had to research it. 784 more words

Gardening And Design

The Underground Greenhouse-Year-Round Food Production in Cold Climates

“As more people become aware of the importance of growing their own food, social media has become a primary way ideas are shared. One of these ideas which is often seen on Facebook and Pinterest is the walipini underground greenhouse. 129 more words


Central Texas Gardener - TV interview with gardener and author Dee Nash

A few months back I found out about a great T.V. program, Central Texas Gardener. Since hearing about it I have been watching it via YouTube and I thought I should share. 93 more words

Gardening And Design

Chutney time!

There’s something about making chutney. I end up feeling virtuous because I’ve used up the last of my crop – inevitably, green tomatoes are involved - 827 more words


A peak into our garden.

Some of you have mentioned that you love living vicariously in our garden.  Here’s a peak into what’s growing now.  This time of year is rife with what I call, “Garden appetizers.” About the time all hell begins to break loose in the kid zone, (I don’t know why it’s always around the time you need to make dinner.) the kids and I walk out to the garden for “Garden Appetizers.”  Sometimes it’s just raspberries and strawberries. 269 more words


Our Garden Update

We have pumpkins starting to grow!!

We have lemon cucumbers and green cucumbers!!

We have squash starting to grow!!

We have baby watermelons!!Yay!!!! We are so excited!!

Food & Garden