Sunday, June 20, 2010

June 18, 2010

We have harvested 4 cantaloupes so far! Absolutely delicious!


Two watermelons hiding in the watermelon patch.


The Beans :)


The jungle (aka the tomato plants)


Brandywine tomatoes.


Crazy tall tomato plants!


Okra plants are starting to get really tall as well.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

June 6, 2010

WATERMELON!!!



Cherokee purple (weighed in at 1lb. 5/8oz) and Brandywine



Hunting for ripe tomatoes.



Tomato and pepper plants. We had our first orange bell pepper!



We have 9 cantaloupes in our patch.



Very tall sunflower (about 8 feet tall).


Red pear tomatoes.


Preston made some more delicious spaghetti sauce.


Another large Cherokee purple.


Dinner :)

May 25-27, 2010

Harvesting onions for homemade spaghetti sauce.


Mmmmm.... Porter tomatoes.



Porter tomatoes ripening on the vine.



Preston picked some okra.



Tigerella tomatoes.


The tomato plants are this tall..... (about 6.5 feet)


Okra plants.


Cantaloupes are looking delicious.


Sunflowers are blooming!

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

May 18, 2010

Tigerella Tomatoes.

Multipik Squash.

Porter Tomatoes.

Porter Tomatoes.

Cherokee Purple.

Cherokee Purple

Emerald Green Okra.

Can't wait to make pickled okra this year.

Eight-ball squash.

Spaghetti squash probably weighs about five pounds now.

Amish Paste Tomatoes.


Cantaloupe.

This cantaloupe is about the size of a tennis ball right now.

1015 Onions.

Orange Bell Peppers.

Red Pear Tomatoes.

Cushaw Green Striped Squash.

Cushaw Green Striped Squash.

Sweet Corn.

Brandywine Pink Tomatoes.

Tomato seedlings for the fall sprouted in just four days.

Two of our eleven varieties of tomatoes for the fall.

May 15, 2010

Starting tomatoes and peppers for the fall garden.

Going to have eleven tomato varieties in the fall.

Hard at work.

Started a total of 48 plants including extras.

First female flower on watermelon vines.

Looks like the cantaloupe set a few fruit.

Cherokee purple tomato is getting big.

Tomato plants are officially taller than PT.

Tigerella Tomatoes.

Porter Tomatoes.

Tigerella Tomatoes.

Orange bell peppers are getting big.

Part of our massive squash harvest (the tomato is from the store).