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antonis posted a status update 
This is not a good tomato year.Just counted 23 tomatoes on my 10 plants,all in all.I still hope they will make some more.The good news: the eggplants have finally decided to produce fruit....
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SunnyBlooms posted a status update 
I made Sungold Tomato Preserves today! The 6 plants were started from seed in January and have kept me supplied with plenty of salad and pasta tomatoes recently. After putting the jars in to process, I sampled what remained in the cooking pot and to me, they taste remarkably like peach preserves. If you have an abundance of Sungold tomatoes, the preserves are easy to make. 4 pounds Sungold tomatoes 3 cups of sugar 1/2 cup lemon juice (@ 4...
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I am in to New and Interesting waves to sustability.
Barbara Damrosch blogged  
Lemon Balm

Such a lovely herb. So pretty in the garden, so fragrant, so soothing in a tea. Thus go the...

crisrazzano posted a status update 
About 1/3 of the 102 pots are growing companion plants that are said to protect and enhance the summer veggies AND that particular 1/3 are also edible and some, medicinal, themselves; Basil, Lemon Balm, Marigold, Rosemary, Tarragon, Yarrow and Wormwood. After a sniffing testing of Wormwood, about which is said, to have an odor that drives all sorts of animals out of the garden area, I'd have to agree... "Peeyoooooo"!! Let's hope it works on...
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There are two special environmental events in the US for us as Kitchen Gardners in the US to...

jspringer4 asked a question 
The leaves on my tomatillo plants have been turning yellow and dropping off. They're both still setting fruit and the fruit seems to be growing, but I'm worried the plants have some sort of virus. I thought at first they were just reacting to all the rain we've had recently, but fertilizing is not helping. Anyone know what this...
Salma posted a status update 
Kitchen garden activity at lowest ebb.Scorching heat and water shortage with day day time temperature reaching 42 -44 F.Waiting for monsoon to bring back life .




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