Monthly Archives: April 2013

Some of My Favorite Sales

Spring is here with days of rain and sunshine. I’m getting ready for some of my favorite plant sales. I wish they weren’t all the same weekend as I volunteer at many of them. April 27-28 & May 4-5 9am … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers

Here are a few Spring flowers to inspire you! What are you looking forward to in your garden this Spring?

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Hard at Work

What are these two doing? They are helping breakdown my cover crop. Each fall, in order to rejuvenate and restore the nutrients in my garden soil, I plant a cover crop. It’s full of good nitrogen – fixing plants such … Continue reading

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A Toilet Roll in the Garden?

Is that photo right? Is that a toilet roll surrounding the pea plant? Yes, it is. I am a huge fan of snap and snow peas, but its nemesis is the cutworm. The cutworm loves the new tender shoots of … Continue reading

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Grow those veg!

Spring has definitely sprung in the Pacific Northwest. This past weekend we nearly made it to 70F! I, for one, am very glad I had already planted my early spring veggies a couple weeks ago: snow peas, snap peas, corn … Continue reading

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