It Lives!

Five-way apple tree, new branch growth

The apple tree sprouted a new branch below the break! (This apple tree was a five-way grafted apple tree…most of the apples ended up with worms, particularly the red ones, but some of the yellow-y skinned ones were huge and worm-free and amazingly delicious. Pretty sure this split means the tree is now a four-way […]

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How It Was

The most insane kale stalk

Move-in: May 23. State of the union. That crazy overgrown thing is kale. There’s also some parsley, thyme, cilantro, small lettuces, tarragon, sad carrots, small potatoes, mint, lemon balm, rosemary, rhubarb, and maybe daikon. And strawberries, raspberries, apples, cherries, pears, and blueberries. Those nicely organized garlic plants? The previous owner’s coming back to split those […]

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