Day: June 15, 2015

Lettuce in June

Lettuce (Lactuca sativa). I know one thing for sure. Don’t plant old pelleted seed. I’m thinking don’t plant old seed, pelleted or unpelleted. Penny wise and pound foolish, as the saying goes. Bambi, a bibb lettuce, and Nancy, a butterhead lettuce, were planted with… Continue Reading “Lettuce in June”

June spinach, an update

Spinach (Spinacia oleracea). On June 13, I picked the last of the Carmel spinach, as seen above. Good riddance, Carmel spinach. It’s delicious, but it bolts too fast for me. No wonder Johnny’s discontinued it. A few Corvair plants have grown to the eating… Continue Reading “June spinach, an update”