July : In The Garden

Summer has truly arrived …

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I planted lots of Cosmos, one of my favorites for cut flowers too..

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Angels Fishing Rod flowering..

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more Cosmos..

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The Greenhouse Tomatoes ( Money Maker) have reached the roof

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and have several tomatoes…

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Thai Dragon Peppers are flowering..

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Cherry  Hot has a nice ripe pepper..

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Basil is taking off…

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Garlic has been pulled and hung up in the woodshed to dry…

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First of the Lemon Cucumbers ..

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Strawberries are slow but still in flower..


First tomatoes of the season

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Walla Walla Oions…

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all of the Peas have been picked along with Fava Beans, the plants have been pulled out to make room for Eggplant and Gypsy Peppers July 2014 032

I love fresh peas and cant resist pulling a few off every time I walked by 🙂 I could have timed a second planting better…oh well..next year. The second crop has just been  planted,  for Fall….

7 thoughts on “July : In The Garden

  1. My lemon cucumbers are just starting – can’t wait. Are these the same artichokes as the plants that you gave me in May? If so….mine are about 2 feet tall. The leaves are huge and they look healthy, but no sign of much else happening!

    1. Hi Aileen, I love the lemon cucs, they are fun to grow! No your artichoke is different, it is a Green Globe,it should get about 4 feet tall before it flowers, they like heat, so, fingers crossed that the weather co-operates 🙂

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