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Naming my new garden box

I like to name my gardens. Next to the driveway, I have a bed that I call the Garden of Perpetual Responsibility, where I grow artichokes and weeds. LOTS of weeds. There is a never-ending parade of weeds. But there … Continue reading

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Look What I Built!

My southern California urban garden suffers from lack of space and lack of sunlight. The only place where we get sun all day long is the sloped, concrete driveway. Our next door neighbor built a lovely sloped shelf on which … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday May 21, 2012 and a peek at future harvests

My harvest for the week exceeded 10 lbs, plus 11 eggs. Continue reading

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Beautiful spring day in the garden

Here is a photo tour of flowers in bloom plus shots of the many kinds of fruit and veggies growing in our “urban farmlet.” Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, August 30, 2010

The late August harvest is slowing down, but I still got 7 pounds of fruits and vegetables and nine eggs from my southern California urban garden this week. Continue reading

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Heading for a record harvest week!

This week is shaping up to be a record harvest from my little vegetable garden. Only 2/3 lb more and I’ll have topped 10 lbs for the week. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, August 9, 2010

I harvested over 10 lbs of vegetables from our garden this week, including a 5 lb beet that placed second in the “Large Beet” category at the Orange County Fair. Continue reading

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