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Holiday Tromboncino Squash!

I meant to post this earlier, but procrastination pays off: now it can be a celebration of the Year of the Cucurbit. This is how MG Robin Ritterhoff decorated her front door for the holidays: Look closely: the wreath is…

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Halloween links

Some links to check out for Halloween: Adrian Higgins’ column in today’s Washington Post: The age of giant pumpkins Harvard Extension: Pumpkin, flavor of the season from Huffington Post 31 Pumpkin Carving Ideas for Overly Ambitious People And some more…

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Tomato Patch: Tomato plants for holiday decorating

Ready for the mantle? Veggie growers will have to admit the University of New Hampshire has come up with a brilliant idea: Tomato plants as holiday decorations and gifts. This tomato grower is smiling from ear to ear, and beyond,…

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April Fools

Oh, thank goodness, I’ve been waiting all day for someone to post a gardening April Fools joke.  Here is Behnke Nursery’s Larry Hurley telling you to harvest your tomatoes, via Susan Reimer’s Garden Variety blog. While you’re watching videos, here’s…

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Happy Valentine’s Day from Grow It Eat It

All right, chocolate is nice too…

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Celebrate!

Celebrate the Holidays, Celebrate “Grow It Eat It,” Celebrate Gardening Year 2011, –Coming to Your Garden Soon! Bob & Ellen December 2010 Our holiday “tree” is a home-grown Simpsons Curled lettuce plant decorated with cranberries

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Happy Thanksgiving from Grow It Eat It

I wish it was my home-grown squash, but it is local – and so are the apples holding up the construction since the metal legs aren’t strong enough, and so is the real turkey I’ll be putting in the oven…

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