Tag Archives: Central Pennsylvania

Week: 24 & 25 Tomato Madness

When it rains it pours! And it’s raining tomatoes in my garden. The first that began to ripen were the cherry tomatoes.   Then came the grafted San Marzano and regular Roma tomatoes. The grafted San Marzano tomatoes were said to be … Continue reading

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Kim’s 2013 Veggie Garden: Pond in a Pot!

This past week I had replanted the veggie garden (Pics to come) and added a container watergarden to the backyard. It’s super easy to do if you’ve got a small space, or if you’re like me and don’t want to … Continue reading

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Week 25: Brisk Fall Morning in the Garden

Fall is so happening right now! I say this because this morning it was 56 degrees at my home in Central PA and that clearly tells me summer is on its way out. Today’s blog is a little tour of … Continue reading

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Week 23: Planting a Fall Garden and Cabbage Worms

This past week I sat my beet and broccoli seedlings outside for the week until I could transplant them.  Little holes emerged and I just assumed bunnies were having a snack while Pepper wasn’t looking, so I brought them back … Continue reading

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Week 22: Summer Vegetable Overload

I’m totally overloaded with tomatoes! 3 Cherry Tomato plants plus 3 Roma Tomato plants = Hard to keep up with. Unfortunately some of the tomatoes are even rotting on the vine or getting eaten by little pests like birds and … Continue reading

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Week 21: Attack of the Killer Squash Bugs & Tomatoes

Over the last few posts, I’ve been trying to figure out why my zucchini has been so sick. Turns out I have squash bugs also known as Coreidae. This insect prefers to eat squashes like my zucchini and pumpkins. They live … Continue reading

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Week 20: Making Tomato goodies!

We’re in week 20 of my veggie garden and right now it’s all about using up these tomatoes! Cherry and Roma tomatoes are ripening daily in the garden. This is just from one day’s harvest: I’ve been giving some away … Continue reading

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