The year is certainly not over, but the gardening is! Here’s everything I managed to pull out of the garden this year (and managed to take a picture of), Instagram-style!
After carefully planting, hilling, and weeding potatoes all summer, finally it’s time to reap the rewards. Here are a few of the Red Pontiac and Kennebecs I dug today. They do not get washed; I just spread them out on … Continue reading
Last year’s potato plants all had sweet little white flowers, so imagine my surprise when I saw these! Red Pontiac is the variety, obviously one we haven’t used before.
Two varieties of potatoes will be coming out of the garden this year: Kennebec and Red Pontiac. Rather than growing potatoes from seed, which can be tricky, the usual way is to propagate them from seed potatoes. These are usually … Continue reading