Tag: how much to plant

Mar 11

Kikuza Pumpkin

Easy to grow vertically.

Mandolin and I enjoy growing unusual varieties of food, and last summer we experimented with this Kikuza winter squash. It is a pumpkin originally from Japan, but we were able to get seeds from Baker Creek. The fruit are only a few pounds each, so they lend themselves well to growing vertically, yet they are …

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Feb 16

13 Varieties of Potatoes

A nice selection.

There are so many potatoes to choose from that it can be mind boggling at first. Some can be harvested earlier than others, by as much as two months. Others have better storage capability. As for taste, we’ll leave that to you. Here’s some information on an assortment of potatoes to choose from: We like …

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Jan 25

40 Veggies & How They Grow

Harvested tomatillos.

If you have never grown a particular vegetable before, it may be surprising to see how they actually grow. The first time we grew kohlrabi we kept waiting to see something, then all of a sudden there it was. Who knew? So here is a list for everyone, especially those of you that are new …

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