Fall Transplants and the Case of the Purple Leaves

There always seems to be something new, some issue or problem that I don’t expect. As I harvested potatoes, weeded like crazy, aerated beds and prepped with 10-10-10 fertilizer, along with all the other summer garden chores, my fall seedlings grew. I checked them and made sure they had water. I thinned them when needed. I also… Read More Fall Transplants and the Case of the Purple Leaves

Fall Has Started

WELL, my fall plant seeds have started, that is. My broccoli, cabbage, collards and kalettes have all sprouted. Well, there is some lag in some of the soil blocks, but most are growing. I forgot how small and vulnerable they look… a thin thread of green with wee cotyledons, reaching up to the lights. These are… Read More Fall Has Started