Category Archives: Vegetable Gardens

It’s time for the second half

Have you been sitting and admiring your garden in full bloom?  We’ve ooo’d and ahh’d over the garden for the last three or four weeks.  We can still keep our garden in shape for the second half of the season. It … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Out with the old, In with the new

  Today in the garden the apprentices got rid of the plants that are cool loving and got ready for the hot weather.  That means out with the pansies and cool weather veggies and in with the beautiful summer bloomers … Continue reading

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Week 3 – Waffle Gardening

LOVE THE WAFFLE GARDEN idea.  This is one of my favorite things I’ve learned as an apprentice.  You can grow your own waffles in the garden. HAHA – in all seriousness, this is one of the favorite things I’ve learned … Continue reading

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Week 33 – The yes and no of Fall garden cleanup

We’ve had a little snow and a couple of frosts and maybe a freeze so it’s time to get out and get the garden in shape for Spring and do some fall cleanup.  You should have already brought the plants … Continue reading

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Week 24 – It’s time to reap what you sow

It’s HARVEST TIME!!  If you have a veggie or herb garden it’s time to get out there and enjoy the fruits of your labor.  Peppers, tomatoes, squash, onions, beets, carrots, beans, eggplant, cucumbers, oregano, basil, sage, thyme, dill.  What did … Continue reading

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Week 17 – Summer garden touch up

We had a camera today so we did the things we talked about last week. Meadow Sage can be cut back so it will bloom again this year.  Just cut off the bloom down the first or second set of … Continue reading

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Week 16 – Out with the old – In with the new

The wild fires preempted us from having a camera truck again today but we were busy buzzing around the garden. We were in the garden while Rob was at the studio.  We were getting the garden spruced up for an … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Keep grass out of your garden & yes, it is now time for tomatoes

The apprentices were very busy this week.  A beautiful day to work in the garden and we’re getting it ready for the June 9th tour to benefit the Denver Dumb Friend’s League.  Last year we donated over $10,000.  If you would … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Finally we get to plant

Woo Hoo!  Today we worked in the garden and had a camera truck.  The weather has cleared and we hope the last snow is gone.  Unfortunately the lettuce, kale and other cool weather greens didn’t make it through the 7 … Continue reading

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Week 3 – Planting cool weather veggies and Waffle gardens

Today we didn’t have a truck at Rob’s garden due to breaking news so we gathered at the station to plant up some veggie and pansy pots. It’s time to plant cool weather vegetables and seeds like peas, carrots, lettuce, kale and other … Continue reading

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