|MG Jane Krumpe on Edible Landscaping|
Today was quite a day with 2 speakers and a lot of clean-up and harvesting.
Our first speaker was Jane Krumpe, a master gardener who offered an alternative to conventional ornamental landscaping, yet produces fruits and vegetables for home use. A plan can incorporate simple elements into a already existing landscape or install an entirely edible landscape.
The scope is only limited by your imagination, culinary desires and environmental conditions. Rosalind Creasy's books on this subject are a good source.
|MG Bill Dorman with Egyptian Walking Onion Sets|
The second presentation was by Bill Dorman, also a master gardener, who shared with us his knowledge of hard neck garlic, Multiplier onions, and Egyptian Walking onions
|Cold Frame Built from Scrap Window Frame|
|Hardneck Garlic Heads|
|Tomato Seeds Fermenting|
|Dorman Tennessee Oxhearts|
In the garden we harvested potatoes, (Kennebec and Pontiacs) ...
|MG Mary Crooks and Eggplants|
|Harvesting Spaghetti Squash|
Spaghetti Squash ...
|Cleaning up Corn Stalks|
|Pretty Good Harvest|