Saturday, August 21, 2010

Proud !

My first veggie bounty from the garden !

There comes a time in everyone's life where they must embrace their inner-ancestor/farmer/gardener and just plant some seeds!

And I have grown something - and it's edible! Yay me!

I am so proud, I can't tell you - hee hee.

In the meantime, my cucumbers are a mass of leaves, which have had a few flowers, and there is no way they will have time to do cucumbery things in the last couple of weeks of this season. It's likely to get cold and/or frosty within a month.
Oh well - wait and see - and learn to try and get in earlier next year.

We have such a short growing season, I'm delighted with any bounty at all.


  1. Love the sunflower and congrats on the veggie garden. Jude

  2. Well done you - that stuff looks edible...just kidding, they look wonderful. There is something satisfying about growing your own, isn't there?

  3. Jolly well done - I am sooooo amazed that anyone can grow anything in this climate!


  4. Thanks guys - the carrots are absolutely gorgeous - and I'm going to pull a couple of onions later to do with some roasted vegetables - they are very sweet. Yummmmmm.

  5. Wahoo! Ms Green Thumbs! Well done and I'm drooling... those carrots look so delish.

    And nice to see Smudge over seeing things. :-)


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