Storing tender perennial bulbs

Some of the most beautiful plants grow in warm climates. But that doesn’t mean a Colorado garden can’t share in the glory. While you are harvesting your vegetables in early fall, don’t forget to grab the container plants to ready for overwintering. Storing bare roots of plants is a long tradition of garden nurseries, and… Continue reading Storing tender perennial bulbs

A November Harvest – Brussel Sprouts

Today I harvested the first of my brussel sprouts in November.  And not the beginning of November, but the 30th! These plants were planted the second week of June and have been in the ground for over 145 days.  I looked often in September and October but the sprouts remained only about a 1/2″ in… Continue reading A November Harvest – Brussel Sprouts