Category Archives: onions

I’m Scrambling

I’m not talking about eggs.  Unfortunately, because that would be good about now. The temps are going up and my spring garden is less than half planted. Yah… bad move. I’m working on it though.  Last night I got bed … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona Garden, artichoke, basil, collards, Dripping Springs Ollas, grass, Old Time Tennessee Melons, ollas, onions, peppers, square foot gardening, swiss chard, tomatoes, vertical garden | 13 Comments

The Non-Winter Garden Update

I know a lot of the country has been digging out, repeatedly, from one of the worst winters that anybody can remember, but here in AZ… nope.  No winter here.  Mid-eighties… yup.  Cool evenings and nights in the fifties… yup. … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona Garden, artichoke, Bok Choi, broccoli, Chinese cabbage, desert garden, dinosaur Kale, fall garden, Harvest, Ice Berg Lettuce, marigold, onions, peppers, Red Russian Kale, Romaine, square foot gardening, Starting Seeds | 19 Comments

Bed 2 Pictures

Bed 2 is coming along nicely, with a better germination rate, at this point, than any of the three other beds.  I think that has something to do with what was planted.  Romaine seems to be struggling.  I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Onions and a Weekend of Busy

When we were planting seeds a couple of weeks ago my son commented that the onion seeds were small and they looked like chunks of charcoal.  They were and they did. The last time I tried to grow onions I … Continue reading

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