Exciting times (for us at least) in the garden. The vegetable garden has taken shape. We've advertised the giveaway heirloom tomato plants on our social media and friends will start dropping by to pick these up.
A photolog from this weekend in our gardens.
|We added chicken wire to the fence around the vegetable garden to foil the rabbits.|
|I rejuvenated the strawberry bed last fall so, sadly,|
I don't think we'll get many this year.
Needed to be done.
Fortunately, Target sells some mighty fine strawberries.
|The potatoes planted around Eastertime pop out!|
|Radishes, mostly for my Daddy|
|Last year's parsley self-seeded a very fine patch|
|Peas, beans, and purple-hulled peas|
|The beginning of what we hope will be a fine heirloom tomato harvest|
|Valerie N., recognize the beer cozey?|
|Found on my patio Sunday afternoon.|
I wonder which species flew over and lost this at that moment.
I have some guesses. Do you?
|Asparagus bed was re-done last year so we have to leave it alone this year.|
|Golden Carousel Barberry|
|Bleeding Heart and miniature hostas|
|Golden Bleeding Heart|
|Sunday Jim planted the sweet potato seedlings|
"We must gain our strength and our values from self-growth and self-discovery. That is what we have to do. We do not escape into philosophy, psychology, and art--we go there to restore our shattered selves into whole ones." Anaïs Nin