My morning rounds includes checking the various growing things, and I finally got a decent photo of my daughter's tulips emerging! The leaf mulch has made it hard to see them in photos, but at this angle, you can see quite a few! There are more, out of frame. We're so happy they survived their … Continue reading Early Mother’s Day
While doing my rounds today, I brought out one of our black tarps and headed over to where we will be planting the Montana Morado corn. None of our corn can be planted until well after our June 2 last frost date. Covering this area now will give us about 5-6 weeks to kill off … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: killing grass, and first one!
Along with the three types of garlic that came in, my daughters' flower bulbs arrived. The tulip collection included 10 bulbs each of Orca, Pinksize and Brownie, and 8 bulbs each of Black Hero, Pamplona and Vanilla Coup. There was also 6 bulbs of Gardenia Daffodil. So while I was having fun working in the … Continue reading Fall planting: the last of the flowers, plus other progress