Thursday, July 15, 2010

Sunshine, and plenty of it!

It's amazing what a little summer can do for your garden. Everything is growing like mad right now. My favourites so far, from an aesthetic perspective, are the kohlrabi leaves:

So beautiful.

My other most favourite are the little flowers on the bush beans. White beans are a product of white flowers and the purple beans are produced from purple flowers, like these:
We are going to be up to our hips in beans in a few weeks. I can't wait!

Monday, July 5, 2010

July Already?

Things are finally starting to grow up here on the mountain. Thank goodness we have finally received some sun.