anelson's Moveable feast garden
Garden Type: Container | Sun: Full Sun | Soil: Loam | Established: 2009 | Organic
15 Jun 2012Thugs gone wild garden , stalwart strip garden , spruced up garden , Moveable feast garden , half civilized...
Today is a beautiful gift—sky turning red at 4 am, sun and 71 degrees in the forecast. The first warm sunny day of June! My parents, sisters and niece are arriving this evening for my daughter’s high school graduation and I am so excited. Our June gloom has been worse that usual with...Sunny 11°C / 51°F
05 Jun 2012Allium christophii 'Albopilosium' Blooming, purple peruvian chili pepper Harvesting, and Moveable feast gar...
I got some seeds as a freebie from a Seeds of Change give away, and I have been growing this purple peruvian pepper for a frigging 389 days. The 2 surviving plants have been growing very slowly but are pretty, and now have quite a few little fruits. Since it was so rainy today and I didn’t ...Rainy 15°C / 59°F
25 Mar 2012Moveable feast garden , old secrets garden , spruced up garden , old secrets garden , tulipa humilis alba...
When I lived in San Diego it used to amuse me how the radio personalities would talk about a rainy day or a period of cloudy weather in tones that suggested we were having a natural disaster, and the newspaper would advise people on how to cope. In Seattle we get a similar reaction to warm weathe...Sunny 7°C / 45°F
15 Jul 2011woolly blue curls Blooming, I never promised you a you know what garden , old secrets garden , pampered da...
I think what plants we like mostly has to do with our experiences and associations. Woolly Blue Curls, particularly their scent, remind me of happy days hiking in the mountains of California and Baja, and of my beautiful California native plant garden in my San Diego backyard. So they may not lo...22°C / 71°F
24 Apr 2011Marmande Tomato four and a half star , Northern Lights Tomato , Moveable feast garden , Black Krim Tomato f...
Cliff Mass says this is the coldest spring on record, and tomatoes wont be able to go out until June (http://cliffmass.blogspot.com/2011/04/are-springs-getting-worse.html). The seed starters handbook (http://www.green-seeds.com/pdf/seed_starters.pdf) says the rule of thumb is tomatoes go out when...Cloudy 12°C / 54°F