Growing Garlic

If you have ever tasted home grown or local farm grown garlic you know it is far superior in flavor to what you can buy in the grocery store. Garlic is an easy crop to grow and planting it in October/early November will ensure you a bountiful harvest next July – which will keep you […]

BASIL- the world’s most popular herb

What to and how to-   Basil likes it hot, so wait to plant it until the daytime temperatures are above 70 degrees and night temperatures STAY above 50.  Any chill will cause the leaves to blacken and curl.    Basil needs rich organic well drained soil, and basil loves the sun.   To harvest, take off […]

Garden Trends for 2017

  We all joke that is takes a couple years for  trends to travel across the bridge.  What may be “hot” right now in the industry may not catch on to Cape Cod until years later.  Trust me I know.  I’ve been to several trade shows in Chicago and down south.  The product I see there and […]