Tag Archives: Tomatoes

Chestnuts, blueberries, chick peas, asparagus, among others…

The chestnut tree gave us a bountiful harvest this year… All in all, there were over 50 chestnuts and we had a good time ‘gnawing’ on them… The corn did not do so well… too many pests… might give corn a … Continue reading

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Potager Y in mid October 2014

It has been a long while since I last wrote. Reason is, I had not been feeling well (see here for the story). Still, I could not just sit still and watch the days go by. Weak I was/am, I … Continue reading

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Blueberries, corn, eggplant, zucchini, tomatoes…

Oooh hooo… the temperatures these days… The highs oscilate between 35 and 36 degrees…. Scorching…. burning…. brutal… Each day during the weekends when I do the garden, I need to change my garden clothes three to four times, alternating between … Continue reading

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Tomatoes, cucumber, perilla, red shiso, rocoto, Japanese yam…

The rains continue to come…Yesterday, we witnessed another session of blistering thunderstorms… And yes, it is the season for tomatoes…‘Momotaro’ is the strain… And of course, cucumbers too… Been chewing on these crunchies for some time now… The Korean perilla … Continue reading

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Winter tomatoes…

Hmm, tomatoes… lovely fruit, isn’t it? Native to South America, where they are grown as perrenials… Imagine, tomatoes as perennials… how nice it is to be just harvesting and harvesting the fruits year after year without having to grow them … Continue reading

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