Monthly Archives: June 2018

30 June 2018 Watering Tomatoes.

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/30%20June%202018%20Watering%20Tomatoes/HTML/ 30 June 2018 Watering Tomatoes The garden tomatoes were watered. Each plant root was given a pailful of rain water. Th water was collected in two 45 gallon barrels from the house roof. Transport was by wheelbarrow with a … Continue reading

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30 June 2018 Papaver somniferum

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Radish (Chinese Radish) (Raphanus sativus)

A Chinese friend brought me a new vegetable. It was steam cooked and appears similar to a potato. It will be grown in my garden. The taste is benign, and the root is quite large about 9 inches long and … Continue reading

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26 June 2018 Tomato Support

http://durgan.org/2018/June%202018/26%20June%202018%20Tomato%20Support/HTML/ 26 June 2018 Tomato Support (overhead strings) Strings were added to new branching of the tomato plants as required. The various branches bearing fruit are supported by strings tied to an overhead structure. Sucker are not removed. Strings are … Continue reading

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23 June 2018 Sweet Potatoes

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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

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20 June 2018 Flowers

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20 June 2018 Sundrops (Oenothera fruticosa)

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