Skip to content

Posts tagged ‘heirloom’

Heirloom Seed Order, Southern Exposure Seed Exchange

Plans for our garden are slowing coming together, and this morning I was up early to wrap up my seed order from Southern Exposure Seed Exchange. While we want to grow your standard vegetables (tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, lettuce), I didn’t want to just grow the standard varieties, so I purchased an array of heirloom seeds. Here’s a quick breakdown:

I am so excited about starting a garden, that if it wasn’t March and forecasted to snow 3 inches tomorrow I might go ahead a start tilling.

Image: (source)

Planning a Square Foot Garden

Either big or small, our family has always had some type of garden. This year, my Dad, my sister Amy, and myself are trying our hand a raised-bed / square foot gardening. We are going to attempt to grow most of the vegetables from seed, and try a variety of heirloom seeds which I plan to purchase form Southern Exposure Seed Exchange. Read more