Milkweed pods in my area are ripening. These pods were collected by my friend T in northern Wisconsin. She is busy preparing the mature seeds to scatter in her meadow. If you're interested in helping to scatter the seeds, here is some great information from the Friends of the Monarch Trail in Milwaukee: Harvesting … Continue reading Time to Scatter the Milkweed!
I dusted off the old plant stand today. Kurt made it several years ago using directions I found in a garden magazine. I haven't used it in quite a while so I was happy to find that the lights still worked. The seed trays were prefilled with soil...a little pricey but well worth it as … Continue reading Seeds
...it hasn't yet fully "sprung" but it is definately on the way. Saw a chipmunk this morning. Haven't seen those little fellas in a long time. Also seeing lots of robins now and geese flying north. Yippee!I hope to plant some seeds later today. Ordered some tomato (Kallio) and Basil from Terroir. The Kallio seeds … Continue reading Spring is Springing