Failure is Always an Option

Failure is Always an Option

Gardening, like any endeavor, has its own set of potential setbacks and pitfalls. This past weekend, temperatures dropped below freezing on both Friday and Saturday nights. My plants were safely situated in a plastic greenhouse, or so I thought! Somehow it got cold...
Early Summer Progress

Early Summer Progress

Finally, all the plants are in the ground and starting to get established! We really got a slow start this year, and that was partly due to the weather. According to the Idaho Statesman, this spring was much wetter and cooler than usual. We got more rain, more often,...

April Showers!

In this area, a FULL day of rain is a rare occurence. Usually the clouds roll in in the early afternoon, then it rains for about 30 minutes, and the clouds blow away. Today, however, started out gloomy and its been raining on and off all day. We’ve had at least...