Tomato Taste-test Fail

I wouldn’t say that the tomatoes from my 2011 gardening experiment were a great success, and yet they weren’t a failure either. The tiny container Bitonto Cherry was prolific and delicious. My Matt’s Wild Cherry got off to a rough start, but in the end it practically took over the tomato trench. I learned that […]

2012 Plans for the Veggie Garden

Welcome to the 2012 edition in the collective blog series: Painting Our Black Thumbs Green. You can find other related posts in Veggies Squared. This blog meme is held in conjunction with Christina of The Table has Shoes and Other Ambiguities. Last year we both conducted fairly successful experiments in edible gardening… and this year […]

The ABCs of Garden Bugs, Critters and Diseases

Drought, flood, locusts… Sounds like an introduction to The Old Testament, right? Sadly it’s just what ordinary farmers and gardeners have to deal with every season. I knew that when I started my garden I could expect to have some stumbling blocks along the way, but I didn’t expect to beating back the hordes right […]

Tomato Fungus?

I apologize that this post is so brief… but… WHAT IS THAT STUFF??? Does anyone know?  I’m scared it might be southern blight.

Installing the Garden Bounty

This is the tenth installment in the collective blog series: Painting Our Black Thumbs Green. You can find other related posts in Veggies Squared. This blog meme is held in conjunction with Christina of The Table has Shoes and Other Ambiguities. We’re both garden virgins, making this our first undertaking in producing edibles in our […]

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