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, May 25, 2010

today's garden work

It was very hot at 9am in the garden this morning (about 80*F, 27*C), but I got a bunch of seeds planted:

Beans, Roma bush and Tavera filet beans
Dill, Boquet and Mammoth
Carrots, Mokum
and POPCORN!!! Golden baby

I planted twice as much popcorn as last year. It sure was yummy!



Anonymous Lynn said...

80? Here in Northern California it's been 59, windy and raining for the past two weeks. Usually it would be in the 70s or 80s. I haven't been able to do all my planting due to the gusty winds. I just love watching your garden progress. It's very inspirational to read your daily blog. Thanks.

May 25, 2010 11:43 PM

Blogger Zazu Ta said...

Love your garden. What I would give for 27 Deg C! that's our Spring in February :D

Im still going out in 35 Deg C and covering the plants up in the day time.

May 26, 2010 2:50 PM

Blogger kathy said...

Wow. I guess our weather is pretty good!

May 26, 2010 3:41 PM

Blogger June said...

The plants don't know what to think of this warm weather -- and neither do I. But, like you, I've been planting away. Popcorn, that I have yet to try. But since it's our favorite wintertime treat, maybe I'd better! Thanks for the inspiration...

May 26, 2010 5:26 PM


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