I took these pictures last week, but I’m so behind with my blogging! The tomato looks about the same. We’re just waiting for that bad boy to turn red.

tomato

Our cucumber is almost ready to harvest. We’ve also got a few more growing.

cucumbers

The cilantro in our big pot didn’t make it, but these little guys that Bella planted are going strong.

cilantro

I think the problem with our tomatoes and cucumbers is that they are on our screened-in porch. There are no bees/bugs/birds to pollinate them! I’m having good luck manually pollinating the cucumbers, but I’m not getting any blossoms on the tomato plant. Oh, well. We’ll at least get something from our efforts this year. We’ll know more for next year.

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new on julie-k: handmade baby shower gift, mixing bread bags and wool with crochet, and wardrobe refashion: crochet top to tote bag

 

3 Responses to how does our garden grow?

  1. Mom says:

    Such fun for Bella to watch!

  2. […] going to get one tomato and one cucumber from our plants. Remember when I told you I was trying to manually pollinate them? Well, we’ve got almost 20 tomatoes and 6-7 cucumbers now. Just in time for the cold […]

  3. […] going to get one tomato and one cucumber from our plants. Remember when I told you I was trying to manually pollinate them? Well, we’ve got almost 20 tomatoes and 6-7 cucumbers now. Just in time for the cold […]