Spring already? A bloom tour of the rest of the garden.

It is mid February , and acting like Spring!  Flowers are blooming! Fruit trees are leafing out and budding up. One of the Peach trees is in bloom.  Scary …. you know a hard freeze will come and wipe out the peaches. Hopefully none of the new Food Forest trees will leaf out.

Peachtree in bloom

Peachtree in bloom

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Chicken damage in the garden!

Hummmm, chicken damage to my broccoli plants!

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Greenhouse decor – a picture tour

Winter! Everything outside is dull and dreary. Then you step into the Greenhouse …….The Meyer Lemon is perfuming the air……..

Meyer Lemon blooms

( that is chickweed growing on the floor among the pea gravel – that is OK – it is nice green chicken feed) And ………….

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“Winter Sow” Seed Starting for early Spring crops

WINTER SOW SEED STARTING. My favorite way to start seeds in the Winter for early Spring crops.  Just spend a little time preparing your containers, filling with dirt, plant seeds and set them out in the garden and neglect them! Nature will tell them when it is time to come up! No constant misting, heat pads and grow lights.  And they harden themselves off.  Here is a step by step…

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