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Tomato Growing experiment

My tomatoes were sown about four weeks ago (1st March). This year I’m growing neither as many plants nor as many varieties as I’ve grown for the last few years so, I thought I would try an experiment at this stage. 259 more words


What I'm Reading: Epic Tomatoes

I have a bit of an obsession with gardening books (along with cookbooks, sewing books, craft books, etc) and I’ve basically been keeping myself on a fairly short leash when it comes to purchasing new books because I don’t want things to get too out of control. 896 more words


The Simplest Wonders

Yesterday I harvested a huge load of cherry tomatoes from the garden. It’s been a hard season: water has not been easily accessible for various reasons but I’m proud of what I’ve achieved. 264 more words

How to Know that You are Bearing Fruit

John 15 is part of Christ’s final instructions to the disciples, and to the believers who would follow them (the church). In John 15:2, Jesus said, 641 more words

Bible Study

Two weeks in

OK, so I sowed all my tomatoes two weeks ago. Most of them have germinated cleanly (by which I mean I’ve got a reasonable number of seedlings and they’ve dropped their seedpods off the seed leaves) but a couple of varieties are a little behind. 331 more words


3/13/15: In the garden this week

No, the crocuses aren’t up yet, even in the warmest spots in my garden, but they should be very soon–I can see the first shoots right now out the window. 555 more words


Heirloom Tomatoes

     It’s so hard to choose which varieties will make the grow list each spring.

That’s why the greenhouse will be filled again this year with lots of plants.

Extra, extra sale in May!