End of the Season!

End of the Season!

Wow, this summer sure flew by. It was a good, productive season and I’m ready for cooler weather (really, 90 degrees in October?)! Next year we’ll put together tripods with the bamboo stakes for the tomatoes, and do a little better pruning them (we did...
July Progress

July Progress

We have made progress! It’s hard to tell from day to day, but looking back a month shows that all of our plants are surviving and thriving. I am embarrassed about the weeds that grow so tall behind the fence!! Jon is planning on weed-whacking those sometime this...
Winding Down

Winding Down

Summer has ended and autumn is in full swing. We had a little bit of warm weather follow us into October, but tonight it’s supposed to get close to freezing so I think our growing season is over. We covered the tomato and artichoke plants; I hope they make it...
I Love July (and August)

I Love July (and August)

It’s super hot in July and August in Southern Idaho and sometimes it can be a little unpleasant. But look at what it’s done for my garden: I can’t believe how different it looks from just a month ago! I’ve harvested cucumbers, zucchini, one...
Mid-season Lull

Mid-season Lull

My garden has gone into low-maintenance mode; I just need to make sure the plants get enough water and they do the rest! The plants are starting to really flourish, some are starting to produce vegetables. I’m feeling a lot better about the general state of...
Progress

Progress

My seedlings have come a long way already! I’ve already re-potted quite a few and made room for more in the tray for more. Here are some of the most recent pictures. I may update in the next day or so with more, since we rearranged our plant shelves. And the...