Monday, February 11, 2013

Seeds Started!

Eggplant, hot and sweet peppers, and tomatoes. The light is just on for the photos--it does not need to come on until after germination. The biodegradable cow pots were a mistake, as these will all need to be potted up before going outside, duh! I am not confident how well they will hold up anyway, so maybe I will use them for early spring vegetables and re-do these after cleaning some plastic pots. I hate seed starting, but it is necessary.


Friday, February 1, 2013

All Is Not Lost--Winter Garden Survives!

I spoke too soon--the week of freezing temps did not kill off even the tender greens. Success!

Even these fava beans, which appear the worst off, have bounced back since this photo was taken: