Monthly Archives: October 2012

As the Garden Grows October 24, 2012

“When what is old becomes new again,” is writing the road of my life.  I spend hours sorting through cookbooks and garden collections of early Rodale gardening books.  Scrambling through old recipe files for that zucchini relish recipe Mom always … Continue reading

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As the Garden Grows October 18, 2012

The time to grow strawberries is NOW!  The window for central Florida is September to November for optimum production.  When temperatures drop to between 50-80 degrees F. with a day length of 14 hours or less, plants will set blooms.  … Continue reading

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As the Garden Grows October 3, 2012

The weather forecast predicts a cold front slowly moving across the state and with it comes more rain.  There will be no cooler weather. However, yesterday the smell and gentle winds of fall softened the air. The energy of a … Continue reading

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