Garden 2010

June 8, 2010

This is our second year doing a garden at the house. Last year, I found the task a little stressful at first, but this year it’s been pure pleasure. It’s a little smaller this year, but will still give us (and probably our friends) everything we need. In terms of non-edibles, I added a super cure perennial garden near our side door and have been making some fun trellises with bamboo stakes. I also did a sunflower and morning glory patch to cover up our large compost pile.

Here’s what’s growing this year:

Radishes (already coming up, cucumbers, potatoes (about 50 plants), turnips, loads of tomatoes, kohlrabi, broccoli, happy rich (an Asian green), kale (2 types), collards, chard, beets, scallions, onions, garlic, red cabbage, peas, various beans, asparagus, peppers (Hungarian, yellow bell, and jalapenos), various lettuces.

For herbs we have cilantro, thyme, oregano, basil, sage, dill, chives, parsley, marjoram, and lavender.

Soon we’ll have our strawberries, blackberries, and blueberries again. We planed three raspberry bushes near the road that will hopefully provide some privacy when they get larger. Even our pear tree seems happier this year.


One Response to “Garden 2010”

  1. evelyn said

    Awesome – this looks great!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: