Blacktail Mountain Watermelon

Not nearly as sweet as the Sugar Babys we grow (Note: Baker Creek now has a cool variety of Sugar baby Bush. Small plants perfect for small gardens) , but truly a remarkable early watermelon. We hate watching watermelons grow…

Minnesota Midget

Dang. A fight almost broke out in the house and I had no way to defend myself. See, a few years ago we stumbled across the┬áMinnesota Midget Melon on Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. We decided to try it as it’s…

Kiwano The Devil’s Desert.

Yep, growing this again this year as we love them and they have a very long shelf life if treated properly. They are so slowly becoming a desired fruit in the USA (One of these fruits can go between $3.00…

Order 10/23

Kiwano – African Horned Cucumber Kyoto Red Carrot Orach, Aurora Mixed Big Boston Lettuce Canary Bell Pepper Chinese 5 Color Pepper Horizon Bell Pepper Crookneck-Early Golden Summer Squash Manganji Sweet Pepper Ajvarski, Sweet Pepper Tequila Sunrise Pepper Pantano Romanesco Tomato…

My Day

So we go out and pick a bowl of beans for the Elders down the street. They sure love garden fresh beans and love getting them. As usual I had to holler at Miss Piggy to quit eating all of…

Scrumpdillyicious – Tigger – 2018

We started growing these a few years ago. First thing we noticed is when they started to fruit, your whole garden smelled like Cantaloupe. You can smell them 50 yards away! You can easily tell when they ripened by the…

Couple more weird Gardening Methods.

Raised Beds. I will admit, I like raised bed gardening. Kind of pricey to set up but one of the best long term methods for gardening. I use them for crops that I do not want to fail, test crops,…

Gardening Pros and Cons

These are my PERSONAL feelings on different types of Gardening and the Pros and Cons. GMO’S: I want to get this one out of the way as it is the most widely targeted. I also must say I am completely…

Why I am not Posting in FOBC

Guys, am NOT posting in Friends of Baker creek for various reasons. I had a post deleted (not the first time) and when I asked why. I got a very rude and snotty response, part of it was “Go post…

Learn to Share!

  I have Open Graph protocols installed on my site. this allows links to be shared. I have also installed a Facebook Share button. This is a cool button as you can share anywhere on facebook! . If you click…

Okra – The Demon spawn

I got a very rare and special Okra today. I am finding it on the web but only by individual growers. But first…. I was introduced to Okra in NY, though it is mainly a southern treat. My Aunt Lura…

Garlic Garlic Garlic

Got my German Red and Moroccan Creole planted today in raised beds. I am loving the hot and spicy Garlic that B.C. has been coming up with as of late. Tomorrow is my Korean Garlic (nice, hot and spicy), that…