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How to Save Tomato Seeds

Some of you may still have the last of your tomatoes inside your house ripening. If you would like to save the seeds or if you don’t have any seeds but would like to learn how to save them for next year then read on. 399 more words


On the Theme of Running Late

For once, it wasn’t me.

The party running late, this time, was autumn.

Oh sure, the light changed, spearing over the land at that long low angle that first alerts me summer is waning. 770 more words


"Mother, There Are Entirely Too Many Tomatoes in This Kitchen!"

…said my sixteen year old daughter one day last week as she was trying to get ready for school.

It was hard to argue when the counter looked like this… 361 more words

Salem Massachusetts

Garden Update

The tomatoes are still hanging in there! I am still fending off the black spot problem, so I haven’t been able to use every tomato that has ripened. 170 more words


Free Spring Gardening Talks at BAAG! October 2015

I will be running a series of free short talks on a range of gardening topics at Bulleen Art & Garden Nursery (BAAG) during October. 139 more words
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Summer Vegetables Winding Down...

Wow! Where did the spring go?! And now the summer has passed as well.  A growing garden points out the never ending cycles of the natural world in a unique and intimate fashion to those of us who work the garden.  535 more words


Tomato, tomato, tomato: a season's growing notes

Of all the veg and fruit that I grow, there is no doubt that I have most success with tomatoes. Tomatoes love me and always grow well for me. 567 more words