This is a journal of my vegetable gardens. Skippy was my first dog and he thought the garden was his, even though I did all the work. Now Suzie and Charley follow in his footsteps. We're located near Boston (USDA zone 6A). I have a community plot, a backyard vegetable garden, fruit trees, berry bushes, chickens, and bees. I use sustainable organic methods and do my best to grow all of my family's vegetables myself.

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

pepper sprouts

skip and sprouts
Skippy is keeping an eye on my pepper sprouts. I don't know what I'm going to do with all these pepper plants.

But, I do know what I'd like to do with the peppers: POPPERS! I'm bookmarking the recipe at Danielle's Florida garden here.



Blogger CD & SP said...

oh no, my father-in-law was right--our pepper planting last night is probably too late, isn't it, if your pepper plants are looking so beautiful already =( i'm a first-time gardening hunting around blogland for inspiration, your raised beds look fantastic!

April 03, 2007 4:42 PM

Blogger Christa said...

Wow! That's a lot of peppers! I have grown far too many pepper plants, too. I will probably give some away to members of our community garden.

April 03, 2007 8:40 PM

Blogger carletongardener said...

HI Christa,
Glad to hear your peppers are doing well too. I will probably have many to give away too. Good luck with your potatoes!

CD & SP,
I bet your peppers will do fine. You'll just have a harvest that starts a bit late. Last year my purchased peppers produced for several months. I think I started picking peppers early August. This year, I planted my peppers on March 15th and kept the seeds at least 75F. Remember to keep your seeds warm! Good luck.

April 03, 2007 10:14 PM

Blogger Tea & Margaritas in My Garden said...

Skippy is so cute! Even just his nose LOL.
Enjoyed catching up here :)


April 04, 2007 7:13 AM


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