Author Archives: Durgan

22 June 2018 Garlic

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/22%20June%202018%20Garlic/HTML/ 22 June 2018 Garlic Scapes are starting to form. I do not cut them off, since I do not enjoy eating them, and have found leaving them on makes the cloves lightly larger. I also allow the bulb to … Continue reading

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Outdoor Propane Cooker.

MARTIN PROPANE BURNER R65H 65000 BTU WITH HOSE I had one of these for outdoor cooking for about ten years. I use it for the initial cooking for produce for pressure canning. It is truly a marvelous cooker sold by … Continue reading

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21 June 2018 Ginny Groomed

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/21%20June%202018%20Ginny%20Groomed/HTML/ 21 June 2018 Ginny Groomed Ginny got a hair cut price $30.00.

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20 June 2018 Flowers

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/20%20June%202018%20Flowers/HTML/ 20 June 2018 Flowers There is usually some flowers blooming at different times throughout the Summer. These are the four blooming now.

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20 June 2018 Sundrops (Oenothera fruticosa)

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/20%20June%202018%20Sundrops%20(Oenothera%20fruticosa)/HTML/ 20 June 2018 Sundrops (Oenothera fruticosa) The small patch of sundrops are starting to bloom. They are a perennial and are a bright addition to the garden.

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19 June 2018 Garden Juice (kale,parsley,basil,romaine)

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/19%20June%202018%20Garden%20Juice/HTML/ 19 June 2018 Garden Juice Some garden produce was ready for preserving. This is the first for the 2018 season. The produce was kale,basil,parsley and romaine lettuce. A total of 5634 grams was processed and pressured canned in 16 … Continue reading

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18 June 2018 Garden (After a rain)

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/18%20June%202018%20Garden/HTML/ 18 June 2018 Garden It has been dry for about ten days. Today there was a pleasant rain most welcome. I have been watering selectively the roots by pail but this at best is a stopgap. I have no … Continue reading

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17 June 2018 Romaine Lettuce

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/17%20June%202018%20Romaine%20Lettuce/HTML/ 17 June 2018 Romaine Lettuce http://durgan.org/2011/?p=7103 Planting information. One Romaine lettuce was pulled for the table. The plants are perfect and very large. Even the outer leaves are tender. I pull the outer leaves and work to the center. … Continue reading

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15 June 2018 Fiber Glass Net

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/15%20June%202018%20Fiber%20Glass%20Net/HTML/ 15 June 2018 Fiber Glass Net A fiber glass net is used on various fruit trees to deter bird damage. Fiber glass is very tough and is usually kept in place using plastic ties. It is not large enough … Continue reading

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15 June 2018 Celeriac (Apium graveolens L)

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/15%20June%202018%20Celeriac/HTML/ 15 June 2018 Celeriac (Apium graveolens L) Eight celeriac plants were purchased and placed in the outdoor garden. Closely elated to celery but is used like turnip or potato. Rarely offered as a vegetable in NA. My second year … Continue reading

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