Saturday, 13 June 2009

Garden news

 

Well its been a while since I mentioned my garden.  Things have been growing well. I have beans, courgettes, tomatoes, aubergines and peppers.

 

This is my aubergine. I didn't grow it from seed, bought it from a plant shop in Neapoli.

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I also bought these tomato plants.  They are growing funny, only one tomato seems to be growing on a truss. Not quite sure why that is.

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Some very yummy strawberries.

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Some lovely beans growing up some branches. Didn't have any canes, but they are not bothered. they will use anything.

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Some bell peppers

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These are summer squash.

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A patty pan squash. I grew the yellow one last year and used it like courgettes. Below are my courgette plants. Two different varieties.

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Got to mention these again.

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The walnuts are still growing strong. Think we will have a good harvest.

So all in all everything is growing well and I am looking forward to eating our own veggies again. There is something about home-grown food. It tastes better and you know what went into it. No pesticides to worry about.

6 comments:

3anklebiters said...

beautiful garden!

maggi said...

A veritable feast awaits you.

Jenny said...

Its all looking good - so much more ahead of here!

easytravel said...

beautiful plant. I think you like gardening. Thanks for share with us. See you on my blog also. I'll wait your coming

Janet said...

Wow! Everything looks great. You must have a green thumb.

easygardener said...

Your veg are looking good though it is odd about the tomatoes - perhaps you have discovered a new variety!

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