What do you do when you have to pull the carrots because they are getting too big and you need the bed? And, you end up with 2 wheel barrows worth of delicious homegrown carrots..Read More
DirtPunk might be in trouble.
When we first started rebuilding our garden together last year I have a need for rows and order.. He has a need for chaos and guilds. thankfully, we were able to create a garden space with both rows and chaos to suit us both. Once we had it all figured out we realized our grand vision when complete will be a circular mandala. There was no intention with it, but trying to create a garden space that had flow and beauty as well as form and function. There is still much work to do as we have some wooded space we need to open up for more light, but.. if this is not inspiration I don't know what is..
There's almost a winters worth of green beans frozen in our freezer from these rows.
When I was in college twenty years ago studying horticulture all I wanted or thought I wanted was to live off my land, grow and dry my own herbs, and be wild. I didn't even know what that meant, really... I still don't, but I get a little closer each and every day.