The Garden Seedling Project, an Update

Some time ago I started seeds in damp paper towels ( http://lifeintheitalianhills.com/february-the-shortest-and-longest-month-of-the-year/) on the kitchen counter.

Overall a success, I’ve planted many of the tiny plants directly in the garden, but a cold front a couple of weeks ago killed my cucumbers and okra. Good thing I didn’t plant them all! Some seeds just didn’t [...]

Planting trees late Fall, 2011

Hans and just came home with quite a few large trees and shrubs to plant.

Look, our good friends Paolo’s “furgò” filled with trees and shrubs.

 

In Italy we have several different law enforcement agencies.

The Forestale is one of them; they occupy themselves with issues related to the land and plants.

Here [...]