Garden Update

Garden Update

It is the beginning of November. Temperatures- Highs this week are mid 70’s and lows in the 50’s. We have very hard well water. The water that goes to our house goes through a softener and is filtered. The hose water comes directly from the 

You only need one luffa seed

You only need one luffa seed

You only need one luffa seed to feel like a master gardener. Luffa, sometimes spelled loofah, actually refers to the fruit of the vine. Luffa aegyptiaca is a member of the cucumber (Cucurbitaceae) family. It can be eaten in the young fruit stage, or it 

Starting Seeds

Starting Seeds

For a long time, I thought that seed packets were a money trap. I would venture to say that most people that buy seeds they see at the store, actually have very little yields to show. (At least I was in that category.) It has 

Garden Markers

Garden Markers

I love my garden markers. They took some time, and I realized I needed way more than I originally planned, so I have been buying them over time. To make them, I cut the names out using my silhouette. I weeded the positive and left 

Strawberries

Strawberries

I have always wanted to be able to walk into my yard and pick strawberries whenever I wanted. I am not sure how many strawberry roots I have bought and planted and only gotten a small numbers of berries from…too many to count. I decided