Thirsty Thursday July 19th

This month we will concentrate a bit on mint and blueberriess. Blueberries are in season now at your local farmers markets and stands. Mint is always in good supply and somewhat invasive. We are also highlighting cucumber since it is light and refreshing and we are still in a drought.  Very soon your gardens will […]

Thirsty Thursday June 21st

This month we will concentrate a bit on herbs and strawberries.  Strawberries are in season now at your local farmers markets and stands.   Herbs are always in good supply.   We are also highlighting cucumber since it is light and refreshing and we are in a drought.   Pairing cucumber with a ghost pepper […]

ITOH Peony

A must have in the garden Itoh Peony is also known as an Intersectional Hybrid.  This plant is a cross between a traditional garden peony and a woody tree peony, taking the best attributes of both plants.  It has up to 50 enormous sized flowers once established.  This hybrid is a relatively creation with the […]

May_18 Thirsty Thursday Cocktails

So here we are again… Gardening season, spring,  our bodies are starting to wake up and lean towards the warmth of the sun- FINALLY!   With that we start up our Thirsty Thursdays again.   May brings the beginning of many flavors.  This week we highlight Basil, Strawberries, Rhubarb, Blueberries and Lemon Verbena.

Berrilicious

Plant Your Own Smoothie Make a pie, tart, jams, parfait, fruit salad, juice, muffins, pancakes, popsicles, etc…No matter which berry you choose (or choose them all), you are sure to enjoy the fruits of your labor!  Growing your own couldn’t get any better than berries. Strawberries June bearing strawberries give their biggest harvest in June […]