July 20, 2012

Mid-summer Garden update: 2012

(Here's last year's - coincidently, almost on exactly the same date)

It's been a super wet year, meaning not much need to water! So things are going crazy in the raised beds. This year we planted zucchini, red and green butter lettuce, strawberries, leeks, shallots, carrots, favas, green peas, and various cauliflowers.

The purple cauliflower was a big success (only slightly pa-chomped by bugs):

And my favorite (easy to grow!) zucchini: