Tag Archives: Tasai

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

| Tagged , , , | 29 Comments

Red ‘ume’ and three greens

Our two white Japanese ‘ume’ somehow bloom earlier than the red one…  The white is lovely, but hmm, in my humble opinion, the red is perhaps more radiant… no? Early spring sees the greens from autumn, bolting…  This specimen is … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , | 19 Comments

Greens, beans, roots, etc…

Am very happy with the goings-on at the potager…  We have a lot of spinach this season…  and they are flourishing… we harvest and eat them whole, roots included… Planted this sole celery in April… Didn’t get to eat much … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments