|About 75% of these are hot peppers. =) My gardening friends on Your Garden Show didn't |
nickname me "Pepper Queen" for nothing last year... have to work hard to keep my title!!
|These are bell peppers - King of the North (green ones on right) and Black Hungarian (darker one on left)|
King of the North is supposed to be a great heirloom for us Northern pepper growers.
|Love this macro lens photo of the Lemon Drop hot pepper.|
|Landreth seed order|
My biggest seed order was my fav Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Co. (www.rareseeds.com), their annual seed catalog is gardeners heaven... and a great coffee table book with all the great photography of rare varieties in it.
|Baker Creek seed order|
Today was a nice sunny day with high temp of about 40, so walked around outside trying to find signs of Spring - which is 35 days away!
|Columbine starting to show new growth!|
|Lilacs budding out.|
|Narcissus/Daffodil and Glory-of-the-Snow in the back|
|Weeping Pussy Willow has catkins already|
|Chives coming back by the back door|
|Sedum starting to pop their heads out.|
|2 beds have the sides, 7 more beds to go...|
The celery made it thru this winter with flying colors in the cold frame!! I had chopped it all down to the ground so it actually grew quick a bit in there!
|I was super happy that I had no issues with the winds taking off |
the tops of the cold frame, surprised actually!
|Found one of last years oregano plants made it thru the winter without any protection!|