« You Still Have Time: Growing Edamame Soybeans | Main | The 2011 New York City Heat Wave: Not Good For The Garden »

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Great stuff. But how do I know when it's time to pick my carrots and beets? I pulled a carrot, but it was still just a stub. Ugh! Any guidance?

Better late than never in my replying to your blog post! I am groniwg Rosa Bianca, Listada de Gandia, Rosita, and Black Beauty this summer for my zone, 6A, it's almost time to start their seeds. I'm most excited about Rosita it's a very pretty, bright magenta color that will show up really nicely against the Black Beauties and lavender stripes of the other two. I would highly suggest Rosita for the lovely color.

Thanks for the info, and fact checking! I find most of my information the same way...bookmarking you! I am going to go grab my Ivory Eggplants off the vine right now, and make a yummy lasagna...
I like the leathery corner too, sometimes!

Im so glad i found you...i also am growing eggplant for the first time, and wasn't sure when to pick it..but after what i just read, i better get to picking! Thanks a bunch!

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Hi! My name is Martina and I have a "farm" in my New York City backyard called FarmTina.

My definition of "farm" is really just a living space that brings together home grown vegetables & fruits, animals, flowers & trees, and concoctions that use all of these ingredients together... read more