July 4th, 2016

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The Ever Expanding Garden

Monday, July 4th, 2016

 

We’ve had some great weather for growing so far …… but only if you have water. Very dry through May and June. Permaculture systems temper the need for water but the garden beds definitely still need it for crops to thrive.

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Lots of stuff happening in the gardens, here are beets almost ready.

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There are a couple small zucchini starting, we’re expecting a big crop soon.

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Here’s more Zuccini with cucumber plants in front and sweet peppers behind.

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I thought I’d try sweet potatoes this summer, I planted 25 slips.

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Some lettuce just getting started.

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Bush beans here.

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Asparagus doing really well.