June: What’s New On The Farm!

June, the month summer officially begins! This year it has been a true month of summer. We had warm and hot days with very little rain. We are not yet speaking of drought, but it is dry. Seedlings are struggling to rise and our rain barrels are often empty! Despite this, we managed to make…

Gardone Italia – Heller Garden

Originally posted on thehopefulherbalist:
Where ever we go on holiday – I will find a garden to visit! After a rainy Sunday, where we were content to read books and walk the promenade, we decided Monday was the day to exploreg. Purchasing a ‘Navigarda’ ticket paying a bit more for the hydrofoil but claiming our…

May, In the garden!

We finally took the time to till the ground and plant seeds: some lettuce, beets, beans, onions, carrots, broccoli, red cabbage, zucchinis,…We added tomato plants, cucumbers, melons, green peppers and a small strawberry plant. Some herbs too : basil, cilantro, parsley, chives, luffa. I hope this one will grow because with my friend Grey Dove, we…