it’s all in!

i’ve not updated for a while…too busy and a bit of procrastination. all we need now is lots of sun, a little rain and ongoing conversation with the plants, the birds and max.

  • 24 vine tomato plants
  • 40 bell pepper plants
  • 2 zucchini
  • 8 cucumber
  • 120 onion (white storage)
  • 50 red onion
  • rotating supply of green onions
  • 50 leeks
  • 50 garlic
  • 100 kidney bean
  • 50 yellow string bean
  • 80 green string bean
  • 8 each of broccoli, white and red cabbage, cauliflower
  • 1 brussel sprout*
  • 24 each of turnip, kale, kohlrabi
  • 50 beets (cylinder and round)**
  • 15 each of red (pei) and yukon gold
  • 20 pole beans
  • 40 borlotti italian beans
  • 20 feet of fava bean
  • 40 feet of peas
  • too many carrots
  • repeated plantings of greens and radish

whew!

currently harvesting: lettuce, broccoli, radish, green onion, herbs, rhubarb and strawberries.

* until my partner learns to love the little buggers, it’s year by year – recipe by recipe till we hit just the right taste;(

** most gardner’s in hope are having problems with beets, either slow growth or mottled brown patches on leaves.  some of mine have barely budged in a couple of weeks.

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