Monday, May 05, 2008
I am finally all done planting the garden! My goal was to get it done before the baby comes - MISSION ACHIEVED!!
What is on our garden menu this year?
(Can you tell I get bored with the same old same old?)
Romanesco (green geometrically pleasing cauliflower)
Red green onions
Ultra Sweet Orange Variety Carrot
White with pink bellies radishes
Spinach bushes (you have to put them in a cage)
Cucumbers - they will be climbing our chain link fence
Zuchinni - gold, light green, and dark green varieties
Tomatoes - heirloom - one called "sugary" - got the highest mark in the sweetness scall - Brecht
Green Beans - two kinds
Sugar Snap Peas
Multicolored Swiss Chard
Summer and Spring Lettuce - Spicy AND non-Spicey
Purple, Orange, Yellow, Red and Green Bell Peppers
Herbs: Chocolate Mint, Oregano, Lemon Balm, Chives, Sweet Basil, Thai Basil, Rosemary, Cilantro, Thyme
Eggplant - Lavendar, Whopper, and Fairy Tale (white) varieties
PHEW! I think that's it. I doesn't ever seem like its that much - but when I see it all typed out I think "Man, thats not too shabby!"