Posts Tagged ‘chives’

My deck garden – a long rectangular box and another square one are really taking off – in spite of the incredible amount of rain and corresponding lack of sunshine.  Today is sunny so hopefully they soak up more than just water.

Cucumber update – there are about 4 things that might become cukes with a bit of time.  Cross your fingers.

Strawberry pots –  have “Ozark Beauty” strawberries that were already pre-sprouted at the store – AND I have some other ones that I sprouted (late).  Not surprisingly, the seed ones are smaller, but they’re gaining ground.  I have yet to actually eat anything, but both varieties are apparently ones that should keep producing through the summer (so I didn’t miss the strawberry window). 

Chives & other herbs – the indoor chives are thin and grass-like.  Have moved them out to be with their brothers in the deck box.  The box chives are strong and green and growing.  Very cool.  I also bought a rosemary plant – it still lives, but it is VERY wet, what with all the rain.  For a plant whose label said, I like to be dry some of the time, I’m pretty sure that she is going to be angry with me someday soon.


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