Planting for August

Besides the community garden, Jim and I have a small plot in the backyard. During the Spring months when we were super eager to start planting, we utilized the space in the back yard with a few herbs and vegetables as well. However, despite this plot being in closer proximity to the house, most of … Continue reading Planting for August


Not Everything Grows Where It Is Planted

The first thing I had to learn about gardening is that not everything grows where it's planted. Depending on your climate, only certain plants will prosper in your garden. Not long ago I picked up a book at the library called┬áSmall Space Vegetable Gardens┬áby Angela Bellamy, a gardener from Vancouver. It was in her book … Continue reading Not Everything Grows Where It Is Planted