Tag: brussel sprouts

Fall square foot gardens

This is a great time of year to begin direct seeding your lettuce. All the things that loved the spring season can be done one more time before the gardening year ends-at least for those living in zones 4-7. Lettuce, radishes, chard, spinach, arugula, bok choi, and cilantro are some of the things that can [Continue]

Thinking ahead

It’s hard to believe but fall isn’t too far away. Right now is the time to start a few things indoors that you’ll transplant to your garden in 6 weeks. For me, that’s brussel sprouts and leeks. Be sure to look at the maturation dates for leeks-I’ve got 3 varieties that all have harvest dates [Continue]

Brussel sprouts

Here’s a little something for you snow SFG’ers.  Toward the end of this past years growing season I wanted to plant brussel sprouts.  I purposely waited until later because I’ve had so much trouble growing it in the spring and summer.  The problem in the past has been the white butterfly. So I thought to [Continue]