Archive for June 12, 2009

Giant Mutant Squashoids

A Tale Of Gardening Gone Awry In the summer of 1995 I planted Yellow Crookneck squash, zucchini, spaghetti squash, and Waltham Butternut in the same general area. After the crop had burned out in early August, I turned the whole mess under. Couple of weeks later, little plants began sprouting. They grew into a big […]

June 12, 2009 · Harry · No Comments
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First Fig

I’ve been reviving my vegetable garden the past few weeks. Not so many years ago, I had a fairly large backyard garden, growing tomatoes (of course), squash, zucchini, corn, beans…. I once harvested 200 ears of corn from my backyard patch. When we put the pool in, I lost much of my old garden spot, […]

June 12, 2009 · Harry · No Comments
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