Tag: January

Persephone months

Eliot Coleman calls the period of time when days are less than 10 hours long from sunrise to sunset the Persephone months. In his Maine winter garden, this is when vegetables under cover will be available for harvest, although they do not grow. The… Continue Reading “Persephone months”

January dreaming

Johnny’s Selected Seeds catalog arrived in December. Although many seed catalogs are still sent through the mail, and many more are available online, I tend to stick with Johnny’s for seeds, tools, and supplies. The first part of practical January dreaming is to sort… Continue Reading “January dreaming”