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Spring 2018 Vegetable Varieties

Welcome back! Its time to start the gardening for the 2018 Spring season. Usually I am way behind schedule, this year I thought I’d get a jump on things and see how that plays out. 655 more words

2018 Garden

Harvest Delights

Its time. My tomato plants are ripening, especially the Costeluto Florentinos and the two kinds of Romas. My Royal Hillbilly tomatoes are huge, I can’t wait to sample those. 80 more words

2017 Garden

Why I Choose Heirlooms over Hybrids

I am almost always going to choose an heirloom vegetable variety over a hybrid for a number of reasons. I’ll have a little extra work, but not that much. 38 more words

2017 Garden

Favorite Varieties of Radishes

Radishes usually serve as the spring quick-fix. It is a tradition in my garden to always plant some of these root crops. Depending upon the variety, you get a real quick turnaround – sow and then harvest in 30 days. 321 more words