Tag Archive | June garden

First Day of Summer Garden Pics

I decided today to post some current photos of my backyard urban garden.   It was very cold yesterday (61F I think?), but I wanted to eat the big raspberry in the front, so decided to take all the photos, despite the gray sky:).    I don’t have a fancy camera, just an old Cannon […]

In Honor of Gardens

For the weekend, I’m posting a couple of poems in honor of gardens and gardeners. Overheard “Oregano will take over; keep it in a pot,” whispered the insidious Mint. “Sage advice,” agreed Rosemary, “though you’re one to talk.” Basil threw in his two cents, “Parsley is very popular, and not in a hurry to seed […]

I Can See June From Here

The empty jars on the basement shelves are outnumbering the full ones, the freezer shelves once stuffed  are now scant,  the bin potatoes are shriveled and spongy, but hope is on the way, I think that’s June I see around the corner. Yes, the lettuce has been profuse and we’ve had our share of asparagus, […]