Category: growyourfood

Summer subtly turning toward fall these days. (Only two pumpkins…

Summer subtly turning toward fall these days. (Only two pumpkins survived the crazy heatwave we had at the beginning of September. The second round of figs are happening. And the Juliet tomato is still out of control – all of the tomatoes in that top right box are from a single plant!) 

Tomato season is always my favorite. 

Tomato season is always my favorite. 

The first ripe tomato of the season gave this box a good pop of…

The first ripe tomato of the season gave this box a good pop of color! 

The first melon! 

The first melon! 

The best way to spend the weekend. 

The best way to spend the weekend. 

Hot day in the garden!

Hot day in the garden!

Tried a new variety of pole beans this year. These are…

Tried a new variety of pole beans this year. These are called ‘Trionfo Violetto’ or Violet Triumph pole beans. They grow in this magnificent violet purple, but turn green when cooked! 

All the cucumbers going for it under our shaded trellis 

All the cucumbers going for it under our shaded trellis 

Itty bitty cucumber 

Itty bitty cucumber 

Lots of yellow zucchinis!

Lots of yellow zucchinis!