Tag Archives: chard

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 , , ,

Puppy Patrol

I’ve been contemplating the right time to have my first home grown salad, but I didn’t want to harvest the leaves before my lettuce and chard plants got [..]

Chard, Lettuce, Mesclun, Pets , , ,

Lettuce Re-Mix

Last years lettuce was off to a great start, until the rest of the work of the season kicked in, and weeds grew over the plants to the [..]

Chard, Lettuce, Mesclun , ,

It’s Begun

I’ve been waiting patiently, restraining myself from starting any seeds till the time is right, and that time is now. The season begins for me with Celery, which [..]

Celery, Chard, Cloning / Propogating, Fruit Trees, Grapes , , ,

Swiss Chard, Bio-Char and Haste is Waste

Even in the winter, I find my self walking around in the garden. I noticed the other day that my Swiss Chard is still alive,  so I started [..]

Bio-Char / Terra Preta, Chard, Growing Season, People, Things George has Broken , , , ,

Frosted Veggies

I’ve been watching patiently as my cool weather crops progress. After ignoring these plants for my first few years gardening, I’m quite surprized by there growth. I’ve been [..]

Cabbage and Broccoli, Chard , ,

Plants That are New To My Garden

In the past when I planted beets, they never did too well. It may be because I never weeded past gardens nearly as well as this one. Swiss [..]

Beets, Chard, Kohlrabi, Okra , , ,