More Seeds and Some Seedlings

| March 5, 2016

The first seeds of the year have sprouted. πŸ™‚ We noticed the first few on Thursday and even more yesterday and today. The strawflowers were up on Thursday so they only took 3 days and several onion pots are poking through after 6 days. The shallots have started and our Tokyo spring onions are by […]

Starting Our First Seeds of 2016

| February 27, 2016

We have started our first seeds for the year. Tonight we set up our grow stands in the kitchen and planted our celery, onions and shallots. Starting next week we’ll be doing a lot more. Zebrune Shallots Onions – Yellow of Parma, Long Red Florence, Yellow Borettana, Red Weathersfield, Giallo di Milano, Rosa di Milano, […]

Garden 2013: Update #1

| June 18, 2013

It has almost been a month since we finished putting the last seeds and plants into our garden. I really can’t believe it myself. A whole month! No wonder it’s starting to boom. πŸ˜€ I personally have a hard time deciding what’s my favorite part of the garden, so here are a few highlights. This […]

The Garden Is In : 2013

| May 21, 2013

This year’s garden started in March. Yeah, we started seeds again. No, we didn’t record seed starting progress this year. It did go very well and I think we figured it out! Our set up involved five levels of grow lights and we moved the set up to the kitchen. It helped, because we saw […]