May the roof above us never fall in
And may we good companions beneath it never fall out.

~Irish blessing


Thursday, August 20, 2009

August - Sowing for Summer

The wonderful mid-August warmth spurred me to get the Summer sowings going in the plastic greenhouse.

Planted under cover:
Tomatoes - Reisenstraube
Tomatoes - Brandywine
Tomatoes - Yellow Pear
Tomatoes - Black Russian
Tomatoes - San Marzano
Capsicum - Chinese Giant
Rockmelon - Chanterelle
Eggplant - Listada de Gandia
Fennel

Sown direct:
Beetroot - Early Wonder
Beetroot - Golden Burpee
Spring Onions
Peas - Greenfeast
Lettuce - Red Leprechaun