Gardening – July and August Succession Plants: How Ya Now?

Succession and fall harvest plants are slowly taking the place of summer harvested plants, and a few additions that prefer cooler weather than hot weather. The corn pictured above were planted in early July and should be ready to harvest in November. Tassels just emerged in the last few days. At that time we movedContinue reading “Gardening – July and August Succession Plants: How Ya Now?”

Gardening – Summer Is Here: Now What?

Operation Green Thumb has made it to official summer. We are roughly half way through the Zone 5 growing season. So how are the gardening newbies doing? We’ve harvested radishes and planted a second round. One more new gardening term to add to our list. Succession Planting. We’ve harvested spinach and replaced them with beets.Continue reading “Gardening – Summer Is Here: Now What?”