Category Archives: Beans

Storage and Seeds

While the warm season harvest may be over, there is lots of work pertaining to the warm season left to do. One of the biggest challenges is organizing [..]

Beans, Canning, Lettuce, Pak Choi, Seeds, Tomatoes , , , , , , , , ,

Back on Track

The zucchini patch is doing much better these days. It seems the ground hog that I have yet to eliminate has decided to munch on only one of [..]

Beans, Lettuce, Potatoes, Potatoes - Yukon Gold, Tomatoes, Waltham Butternut - Winter Squash, Zucchini , , , , , , , , , , ,

New Beans and Colorful Chard

I’m always trying new things in the garden, and I’ve been surprised and disappointed in the past. The pole bean above has surprised me already with it’s very [..]

Beans, Chard, Cooking from the Garden , , ,

Preparing for Frost

The garden has begun it’s slow transformation from a land of plenty, with rapidly growing plants to a shadow of it’s height in summer. Most of the plants [..]

Beans, Carrots, Growing Season, Kohlrabi, People, Peppers, Turnips

Weekend Roundup 8/29/10

I’ll admit it, Saturday, I slept in, and really didn’t do much of anything other then take pictures for my sister. So when I awoke Sunday, I was [..]

Beans, Garlic, Melons, Okra, Onions, People , ,

Zen Harvest

Here are some of the beans I harvested today. They are dry beans, with a distinctive Ying – Yang looking pattern on the bean itself. I planted these [..]

Beans, Corn, Squash ,

Things that make me say “Wow”.

I’ve seen a very high trellis on a back road, in a far removed garden, and always thought the owner got carried away when constructing it. I guess the [..]

Beans, Corn, Wild Animals , , , , ,

This Year’s Firsts

I’ve had a lot on my mind lately, and yesterday, I had another item added to the long list. I have enough trouble sleeping on a good day. When [..]

Beans, Cucumbers, Peppers, Potatoes, Tomatoes , , , , ,

Tomatoes in the Fog

While doing my daily inspection of the Garden, a time when I look closely for pests, I noticed one of my Sheboygan Tomatoes is Already setting small gems. [..]

Beans, Grapes, Tomatoes & Peppers , ,

Ying Yang Beans and Blue Corn

I finally got my shipment of White Tomato seeds, and along with them, I ordered some other seeds that peeked my interest: Yin Yang Beans, and some Blue [..]

Beans, Corn