Big Boy Tomatoes & other Summer Produce.

Here is a snapshot of 2017 summers gardening results as a beginner gardener. I have been pleasantly surprised, and sometimes caught off guard by what has come through. Three types of tomatoes, olives, spinach and watermelon have been my highlights! Continue reading Big Boy Tomatoes & other Summer Produce.

Lovely Lilies 

Some orange lilies have bloomed this week.  It is a miracle they have bloomed at all because if you look at the leaves, it has been the meal of choice of red lily beetles😠.   Earlier in spring as the leaves were growing I spotted the beetles easily on the leaves and also bite marks. … Continue reading Lovely Lilies