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The Garden Before Tropical Storm Arthur

The Garden Before Tropical Storm Arthur

A tour of the gardens and hoop house before tropical storm Arthur arrives. Not sure at this time how serious the storm will be there is always the chance here that it will change directions and go out to sea. Plant List 2014Items with (*) have been planted. 1. Early Butternut Squash *2. Baby Leaf Bl...

Sheet Mulching, Mason Bees, Black Currant Cuttings,  Artichoke, Fig And Cara Potatoes

Sheet Mulching, Mason Bees, Black Currant Cuttings, Artichoke, Fig And Cara Potatoes

Spring is a busy time of year in the garden and getting ready for the summer garden. Just a few clips of some of the preparations that I'm making. The items in the plant list below that have an asterisk (*) after them have been sown and the others will be direct sown in the garden later in the sprin...

Perennial Food Garden And Garden Update

Perennial Food Garden And Garden Update

I've been planting perennial fruit and vegetable plants in my new sheet mulched area for some time now but haven got around to showing it in a video until now. I recently cleaned out the large chicken coop and aded to the size of the sheet mulched area. A look at some of the fruit that is ready to p...

Autumn Harvest Broccoli, Chillies, Sweet Potatoes & Planting Garlic

Autumn Harvest Broccoli, Chillies, Sweet Potatoes & Planting Garlic

You get to meet "Little Red" when she helps introduce the video. The brassicas planted on August the first are reaching harvesting size the first to be ready is the broccoli with cauliflower not far behind. The Thai chillies are ripening and I have picked all of the ripe ones to dry for wi...

Garden, Hoop House And Chantecler Chicks

Garden, Hoop House And Chantecler Chicks

At last most of the garden is planted. Just beans and turnips still to plant. Some tomatoes are in bloom and some of the chilli plants have green chilies on them. A look at what is growing outside in the garden including Ethiopian Lentils, Kohlrabi, three varieties of heirloom peas and two varieties...

In The Hoop House And Garden

In The Hoop House And Garden

I knocked the Black Currant cuttings out of the pot they had been in since mid winter and found that they all had rooted so I potted them up individually. We have had a week of cloudy weather so I took this opportunity to transition seedlings of Tomatoes and Egg Plant from the grow room to the hoop ...

Egyptian Onions, Hoop House, Shiitake Mushrooms And Primula Veris

Egyptian Onions, Hoop House, Shiitake Mushrooms And Primula Veris

A look at some of the early season harvest of Egyptian Onions, a visit to the Hoop House to look at the things that have started to grow in there. I've decided to try my luck at growing Shiitake Mushrooms and I have started to prepare the logs. Plant List 2014* indicates the item has been planted. 1...

Garden Under Lights  -  Shrove Tuesday Crepes

Garden Under Lights - Shrove Tuesday Crepes

The Goji Berry seedlings reached a size large enough to be transplanted into there own individual pots. There is something up in the banana pot but I'm not so sure it is a banana. A look at how the Chilli Peppers, Round Black Spanish Radish and Broad Leaf Chives are doing. Getting in some practice f...

Thanking The Oldgardenerguy - Planting Tropicals - Lentil Soup - Birds

Thanking The Oldgardenerguy - Planting Tropicals - Lentil Soup - Birds

I exchanged a few seeds with Rob, OldGardenerGuy, in Finland and received a surprise package in return full of very interesting things that will be added to my garden this summer. Thank you Rob. I received my order of seeds for three different tropical food plants and potted them up in the grow room...

Six Jug Tree, Perennial Fruit And Veg, Hoop House  And Garden

Six Jug Tree, Perennial Fruit And Veg, Hoop House And Garden

An explanation of my six jug tree. A look at the perennial plants that I'm growing for the new sheet mulched bed Good King Henry, Jerusalem Artichoke, Black Currant and Goji. Checking out some of the things growing in the hoop house and a look at a few of the garden bed Sweet Potatoes, Endive, Salsi...

The Last Day Of Spring

The Last Day Of Spring

A look around the gardens on the last day of Spring. Plant List 2014Items with (*) have been planted. 1. Early Butternut Squash *2. Baby Leaf Blend Mixed Greens *3. Kossak Kohlrabi *4. Blue Curled Scotch Kale *5. Black King Eggplant *6. Fremont Cauliflower 7. Rendero Cabbage8. Merlin Beets *9. Stevi...

Planting Cherry Trees, Hoop House, Hugel Culture, Exotic Potatoes, Incubating Eggs

Planting Cherry Trees, Hoop House, Hugel Culture, Exotic Potatoes, Incubating Eggs

My new Cherry Shrubs arrived and are in good condition. Making some changes in the hoop house. Starting my first Hugel Culture bed. Planting a couple of varieties of potatoes that I have never tried before. My Chantecler hatching eggs arrived in good condition and are in the incubator. Plant List 20...

Inner Soul Healing Network - Quantum Vortex Nano Vials

Inner Soul Healing Network - Quantum Vortex Nano Vials

AuQuantum Vortex Nano Vials - Super Veg Water Vial-OVER 150 FRUITS, VEGGIES, NUTS, BEANS & GRAINS IN 1 FORUMLA!This is a revolutionary new technology that utilizes our own exclusive "Quantum Nano Technology". This vial contains an exclusive make up of special ingredients, that delivers...

Planting Perennial Seeds & Pasta Frittata

Planting Perennial Seeds & Pasta Frittata

I survived the Spring Blizzard of 2014 and the 16 hour power outage. A little plug for a great book for gardeners. Planting the first of the perennial seeds, ideas from the great book. A look at things growing in the grow room. Pasta Frittata for dinner.Seaboost Sea Weed Fertilizer1. Early Butternut...

Repotting Peppers  -  Harvesting Cucumbers -  Maritime Soul Food

Repotting Peppers - Harvesting Cucumbers - Maritime Soul Food

I repotted my chilli pepper seedlings into one gallon grow bags and have been enjoying the Rocky Cucumbers. In the last half of the video I prepared some Maritime Soul-food, Fishcakes with Egg Gravy and Chow-chow. Plant List 2014 Seaboost Sea Weed Fertilizer1. Early Butternut Squash2. Baby Leaf Blen...

This Could Be Spring

This Could Be Spring

Some new snow but it didn't last long mostly all gone a few hours later. Great to be back home and in the dirt. The items in the seed list below that have an asterisk after them have been sown not all have germinated at this time. Number 59 is blank because I discovered that I had one variety listed...

Harvesting & Succession Planting

Harvesting & Succession Planting

Early August harvest of Potatoes, Onions, Shallots, Garlic, Round Black Spanish Radish and Beets. Planting the fall crop of Brassicas and more beets. Bulbil garlic at 11:48. Plant List 2014Items with (*) have been planted. 1. Early Butternut Squash *2. Baby Leaf Blend Mixed Greens *3. Kossak Kohlrab...

Ides Of March & Sowing Under Lights & Popovers

Ides Of March & Sowing Under Lights & Popovers

I'm starting a few tomato plants to have an earlier crop and will start more later on in April. I've been waiting for my Bell Pepper seed top arrive since January, they were on back order. They arrived so I've planted them and I decided to make some Popovers. Link to Annapolis Seeds Link to Brendan'...