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Category Archives: My Garden
Sorrel or clover – another goodie in my garden?
It’s mid-March and I’m itching to start in my garden but the weather conditions are just not practical – not even for cool-weather crops like peas, ruccola, and spinach. Even with a high-bed and containers which normally warm up faster … Continue reading
Posted in My Garden Tagged clover, gardening, organic gardening, sorrel, wood sorrel Comments Off on Sorrel or clover – another goodie in my garden?
Golden Oyster Mushrooms Pasta (Gelber Seitling) – Yum!!!
Hubs recently started experiementing in the garden, ‘planting’ a wooden stump impregnated with mushroom spores. As it won’t produce until about August, a friend presented him with a few easy-to-cultivate, pre-impregnated mediums (straw, hay??) in plastic bags. I’ve never heard … Continue reading
The Taste and Scent of Summer
This weekend was AWESOME! I got to enjoy one of my favorite late spring/early summer activities with one of my favorite persons – Hub’s Oma. Nothing holds the taste and scent of summer more intensely as strawberries and no berry … Continue reading
Letting Nature Take It’s Course
Tomorrow is the first of June and the beginning of summer! The moments of preparation and care will now bring forth fruit and hopefully lots of it on a consistent basis. Still, everything’s not as easy as it seems. Last … Continue reading
Prior to receiving a large garbage bag full of roots with the instructions to plant them in sun at the same depth at which they were previously planted; I’d never payed any attention to peonies. Oh yeah, in Austria they’re … Continue reading
Spring Always Seems To Fly By
The last month and a half just sped by and although I haven’t posted, I did document. Most things have been a success so far but a few casualties did occur. I’m still in awe of how quickly everything’s grown … Continue reading
Posted in My Garden Tagged balcony gardening, gardening, growing artichokes, growing carrots, growing peas, growing rhubarb, Peonies, Rainbow Chard, spinach, Zucchini 2 Comments
Another Week, A Million Lessons!
If it was possible to do everything wrong….I did! First, let it be known…I fell into raising plants from seedlings…seriously, I had no idea what I was doing, was resistant (see last post), and the results speak for themselves. The … Continue reading
This Week in A Bahamian in Austria’s Garden…
Just a quick update on how things are progressing thus far: I’ve been emotionally distancing myself from the seedlings in an attempt to dampen the affect of the inevitable. There’s a reason folks have all that prep stuff! The neighborhood … Continue reading
Posted in My Garden Tagged Amaryllis, Calla lily, gardening, growing Sweet Chocolate Paprika, indoor seed starting, Rainbow Chard 1 Comment
A few weeks ago, a fellow blogger asked if I’d started on the spring garden as yet, which given our cold, gray skies, hadn’t even been given a thought. The organic gardening stores hadn’t started hawking their wares yet – … Continue reading
The Gift That Keeps On Giving – Aloe Vera
Since just after Christmas last year I’ve been sick – fever, aches, coughing, days off, the works! And unlike any cold/flu/cough I’ve ever had, it will go away for a week or two and then come back. There are four … Continue reading