Tag Archives: Sweet potatoes

Late summer, early autumn harvests

Part of my day job requires me to make quite a bit of overseas travel, some of which can be rather long… Upon returning from one of those trips, I found the chestnuts had dropped onto the ground… Many of … Continue reading

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Winter delights: pomkan, mamba, peanut, sweet potato, ume…

Immediately after moving into our present house, bought this citrus ‘pomkan’ seedling… Finally giving fruits for the first time… and only two fruits at that… The taste was very good, I must say… and I surely look forward to more … Continue reading

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Potatoes and sweet potatoes harvest, ‘tasai’, and wild boars…

It snowed today… and for the first time this season, there was some accumulation… Harvested our potatoes this afternoon… They were killed by the frost… first time to experience this with potatoes… Am very happy with the produce that tipped … Continue reading

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The lone lemon, potatoes, spinach…

We bought the lemon tree seedling in April 2006…Five years later, it gave us the first fruit…Yes, the one and only precious, precious lemon…Other than the seeds, we used the whole lemon in our cooking… that is, the flesh and … Continue reading

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Last harvest for 2011

Am not sure what this plant is…  Shall have to look the references up one day… I supposed the fruits must be quite tasty as the birds do come for them… Update: Thanks to Debra for suggesting that this could … Continue reading

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