Monthly Archive: June 2015

blue_berries

Berries

I don’t know of anyone who’d turn down a ripe blueberry. Ours are just now beginning to turn blue. At first you see them go from looking sort of gaunt to suddenly being very...

red_bugs

Summer’s here…

Most of the vegetables are blooming now. The eggplant blossom just opened up today. The tomatoes are also blooming. It won’t be long now. The days are hitting the nineties now. It’s been a...

Beebalm

Medicinal Herbs of Summer

Some medicinal herbs are beginning to bloom now. Bee balm or bergamot (Monarda didyma) has some very showy blooms of violet that are beginning to come on. I think these are some of the...