Garden vegetables and herbs
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Jul 26, 2019Harvest early to get baby corn from regular-size plants.
Jan 2019Overview of coastal vegetable gardening.
Jan 2017Root Crops All root crops do well in our climate, preferring loose deep soil. They need high potassium fertilizer and attention to thinning the seedlings. Carrots: all varieties, but note the mature length; shorter varieties are better suited to heavier soil. Carrots need regular and ample water. Beets: All beets are good. 'Cylindra' and ‘Forono’ are excellent 6” to ...
Jul 2018A guide to calculating when to plant seeds to maximize the growing season. Includes a list of frost tolerant and frost sensitive plants.
Mar 29, 2019Whether you eat them or let them produce flowers, artichokes are versatile and beautiful in the garden.
Mar 15, 2019March and April are prime times to plant onions.
Feb 2019I'm very concerned about the health hazards of eating food grown in the beds where a dog has pooped. At this point, I could build a fence around the whole garden to stop any further damage, but I'm wondering about the existing and persistent harm of bacteria or worms that may now be in the soil. My house mate's dog did her duty in multiple beds throughout the ...