Tag: April

April is for alliums

April is for alliums. Alliums, whether planted in the fall or in late March and early April, are the best promise in the vegetable garden that spring will get itself established one of these days, that frost cannot defeat vegetables, that things are good…

Weeds of April

Weeds of April. Although all weeds are with us all the time in some form or other, this post is intended to highlight the weeds most consuming my weeding attention during the spring month of April. I plan to rate the weeds in my…

April blooms

April blooms. Here it is the last week of April. What a difference a month makes. As I wrote in the post┬áMarch changes, I was in despair at the end of March thinking that the freezing temps and snow would never go away. Although…

Garlic in April

This post is just to show the growth of garlic in early spring. The photo above is on April 11. Pretty much nothing else showing in the vegetable garden, yet here comes the garlic. For many years now, I have planted the best 64…