Experiments – Gardening
3 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening, Uncategorized 2

I’m taking a week long hiatus from the computer. There are two reasons why: 1.) I’m visiting my grandma in Pittsburgh. 2.) I spilled an entire glass of orange juice on my keyboard and it’s annoying to type (I have to punch the keys really hard!) Here are some fun carrot pictures to keep you [...]

3 years, 9 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 5

Well, the fall garden turned out pretty great all in all. It was my first one, so it’ll only get better from here. Here is an update on my plants and a summary of the things I learned along the way. Broccoli All the broccoli plants did amazingly well. The side florets also grew and [...]

3 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 0

  My little sprouts are all grown up! This was my first successful sprouting experience. I tried once before using a jar and cheesecloth, but I had trouble with it. It might have been because the seeds were old, but I’m not sure.  I got this seed sprouter for Christmas and so far I’ve had [...]

3 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 3

I picked the first broccoli from my garden today. Actually it was a little overdue. I held off a little longer than I should have because the idea of picking it made me kinda sad. After all that nurturing, I’d gotten quite attached to the little guy. Out of respect, my roommates and I had [...]

4 years, 6 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 0

My garden has turned into quite a monster–especially now that we’ve been having so much rain. When I got home from vacation, I counted 22 ripe jalapenos on this one plant! The oregano is spreading all over the ground. The tomato plants are going crazy and crowding out all the other plants. I’ve had to [...]

4 years, 6 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 0

This is for you, Stuart. Thanks for getting my garden started. I’ve been taking good care of it and everything is growing really well. The tomato plants are massive and I cut a bunch of bamboo poles to tie the branches up. You’ll notice that a lot of the food I’ve been making comes from [...]

4 years, 7 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 0

A couple weeks ago I posted pictures of my garden, and since then we’ve had a lot of rain. Everything is growing amazingly and I’ve already eaten one of the jalapenos. If you compare these new photos to those in my last post, you’ll see how much everything has grown. My Garden Rainbow Chard Kale [...]

4 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Experiments - Gardening 0

My roomate and I decided to put the backyard to good use…so we started a vegetable and herb garden. This is my very first garden and I’m super excited. Each morning I notice that the plants have grown a little bit more. Here is what we planted: Jalapenos Rainbow Chard Thyme Japanese Eggplant Peppers Chives [...]