Category Archives: Annuals

Some annuals are classics that we plant every year – lettuces, tomatoes, peppers, garlic, basil, beans, cucumbers, chard, beans, peas, potatoes. Others are experimental – corn, wheat, soybeans, sesame, sunflowers.

Too Many Tomatoes?

We didn’t do any canning this year, so the freezer is packed with quarts and quarts of tomato sauce and pints and pints of tomato paste.  We’re out of room – what to do with the last few pounds of … Continue reading

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Peas are coming up

The snow peas are now about 8 inches tall – stretching up to grab some sun.  They’re planted along the south wall of the house, but in the winter, the neighbor’s house blocks lots of the sun.  I staggered the … Continue reading

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