October 16, 2014

For the second phase of my end-of-season review, I’m looking back at what seeds I planted and how they did. And I’m concluding that 2014 was something of a misfire year. Hot weather in May and again in July sent many of my early greens to seed. This includes the Rocket arugula, Garden Ferns Italian […]

October 2, 2014

Meditation So I’m a lazy gardener, and I don’t stir my compost too often. Usually at this time of year I have a good wheelbarrow full of finished compost, but a lot of loose stuff on top that’s only partially ready. What I usually do is bury the least finished material in a trench. It […]