Month: October 2020
A Tour of my Flower Garden
I have been working on my garden for ten years now, but just recently started to truly appreciate another aspect of it. The flower garden!
Why Won't My Japanese Quince Grow Fruits?
Don't be surprised if your Japanese quince fails to produce fruits. There are a few things you need to know about pollinating the bush!
Q&A about Napa Cabbage
Napa cabbage (or Chinese cabbage) is one of the most important vegetables in my garden. Learning how to grow it well is so worth it!
Harvesting my Columnar Apple Trees
I wasn't expecting much from my new columnar apple trees, but I actually got a nice little batch of fruits this year!
Sow Carrots in Summer
I have a suggestion. Why not sow carrots in summer too? You can harvest the early carrot varieties after just a few months!
Gardening for Beginners: Grow Lamb's Lettuce in Fall
Lamb's lettuce is the winter queen of my garden. It just doesn't seem to mind the colder temperatures. Grow lamb's lettuce late in the season too!
Growing Beautiful Pink Currants
Have you ever heard of pink currants? I actually didn't know about them until a few years ago. Now, it's one of my favorite berries in the garden. This variety is called Pink Champagne!
My Preparations for Spring Gardening
I really recommend starting preparations for spring gardening already in fall. Check out my to-do list below for more inspiration!
How and When to Harvest Corn
I really enjoy growing corn, since it basically takes care of itself all season long. But there are a few things you need to know about how to harvest corn in your own garden. Keep reading to learn more!
When the first frost arrives in the garden
Oh no! A pristine white layer of frost recently covered my lawn in early morning. My plants look like glass statues. What should I do about the frost in the garden?