What’s In The Garden

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Garden 2011

Herbs:

Sorrel– True French (or Bucklers). Starting to re-emerge 2/2011
Rosemary– variety unknown
Chives– variety unknown. Starting to re-emerge 2/2011

Many other perennial herbs that haven’t started popping up as of 3/1/2011 (see “Garden 2010” to see what is likely still out there!)

Annual Vegetables:

Outdoor Direct Sow:

Lettuce– Speckles, Merlot,Valmaine, 3 blends (Amish Deer Tongue, Australian Yellowleaf, Bronze Arrowhead, Lollo Rossa, Pablo, Red Velvet, Reine des Glaces, Forellenschuss, Redder Ruffled Oaks, Devils Tongue, & some unknown others)   (2/19)
Radish French Breakfast, Cherry Belle, Watermelon, Amethyst Hybrid, Easter Egg Blend
Peas Sugar Snap Pea, Super Sprint Snap, Dakota Shelling Pea, Oregon Trail Shelling Pea (2/19)
Spinach-America, Regal (2/19)
Vit/Corn Salad (2/19)

Indoor Seed Start:

Tomatoes– Speckled Roman, Golden Honey Bunch, Taxi, Brandywine, German Pink, Purple Calabash, Stupice, Yellow Pear, Sweet Million, Frazier’s Gem, Japanese Trifele Black, Siletz, Bambino, Ananas Noire, Manitoba, Green Zebra, Mortgage Lifter, San Marzano, Principe Borghese (2/25)
Cabbage– Derby Day, Gonzales (3/1)
Cauliflower– All-the-Year-Round, Snow Crown, Amazing (3/1)
Eggplant– Little Fingers, Prosperosa, Millionaire (3/1)
Peppers– Long Thin Cayenne, Hungarian Yellow Wax, Jalapeno, Italian Pepperoncini (2/25)
Melon– Mickylee, Sungold Casaba (3/1)
Broccoli– DiCicco, Early Green, Purple Sprouting, Raab, Blend (Belstar, Everest, Southern Comet & Packman) (3/1)
Kohlrabi– Kolibri, Kongo, Superschmeltz (3/1)
Dill– Dukat, Bouquet (3/1)
Basil– Aroma, Italian Large Leaf (3/1)
Parsley– Italian Flat Leaf (3/1)
Cilantro– Santo (3/1)

Fruit:

Marionberry Plus a new plant/cane this year
Black Currant new this year!
Fall Golden Raspberry

Heritage Raspberry
Tayberry 2 new plants/canes this year
Boysenberry A new plant/cane this year
Duke Blueberry
Chippewa Blueberry

Jersey Blueberry new last fall
Strawberries (hood, quinault, tristar and wild/native variety)
Salmonberry
Serviceberry
2 new trees this year- planted on steep hillside
Kiwi
(4 years old)We need to move them to another location. I hope it works
Latarulla (Italian Honey)Fig

Italian Plum New this year
Hollywood Plum

Himrod White grape
Canadice Red grape
Scarlet Sentinal Columnar Apple
I moved this recently out of a pot and into the ground.
Honeycrisp Apple
Bartlett & Anjou Pears (espaliered)
4-way Asian Pear (Kikisui, Hosui, Shinko, & 20th Century)
5-way Cherry (Sweetheart, Rainier, Bing, Lapine, & Angela)
5-way dwarf Apple (Lodi, Gala, Jonagold, Summerred, & Akane)
Puget Gold Apricot
Rhubarb
I got a new crown. Not sure if the one from last year survived.  At least I have no idea where it is!

Vegetables:

Potatoes (Rose Finn, German Butterball & All Blue are what is planned & seed potatoes purchased for 2011. Might get a 4th variety. Will plant around March 25th in our Tater Towers)
Asparagus– Jersey Knight & Sweet Purple  (No new growth yet. They are 3 years old now)
Onions– red wethersfield (planted fall 2011)
Garlic– German Porcelain, Chesnok Red, Romanian Red, Silver Rose, Inchelium Red (planted fall 2011)

Flowers:

Poppy (2/25-outside)
Alyssum (2/25- outside)
Sweet peas (2/25- outside)
Columbine (3/1-inside)
Guara (3/1- inside)
Rudbeckia (3/1-inside)
Echinacea (3/1- inside)

decoupage seed storage box

Garden 2010

Herbs:

Mint: Mint Julep, Grapefruit Mint + 2 other varieties
Sorrel– True French (or Bucklers)
Tarragon– French
Savory– Summer & Winter
Oregano– Greek & Italian
Sage– Honey Melon
Thyme– variety unknown
Rosemary– variety unknown

Chives– variety unknown
Basil– Aroma & Genovese still inside as of 5/18  outside
Cilantro -Santo
Parsley– Italian Dark Green Flat
Dill– Bouquet
Borage
Lovage

Hops ( Willamette, Tettnanger & Golden)

Fruit:

Marionberry new this year
Fall Golden Raspberry
new this year
Heritage Raspberry new this year
Duke Blueberry looks like a ton of berries as of 5/18
Chippewa Blueberry lots of berries as of 5/18
Strawberries
 (hood, quinault, tristar and wild/native variety) look awesome!
Salmonberry
Serviceberry
Kiwi 3 years old and had a few blooms last summer, but I hard pruned it last fall so not sure for this year if will. Looks strong and healthy!
Latarulla (Italian Honey)Fig new this year
Hollywood Plum
new this year

Himrod White grade  new this year- slow to bud, but is making progress as of 5/18
Canadice Red grape new this year and growing well as of 5.18
Scarlet Sentinal Columnar Apple getting tons of fruit set
Honeycrisp Apple no fruit set as of 5/18, but looking healthy
Frost Peach hasn’t leafed out yet as of 5/18, but there are buds.  concerning. could be dead? Update 7/1/10: no signs of life so I pulled it.

Bartlett & Anjou Pears (espaliered) new this year and looking healthy
4-way Asian Pear (Kikisui, Hosui, Shinko, & 20th Century) 2-3 years old but moved last year. has fruit but questionable health as of 5/18
5-way Cherry (Sweetheart, Rainier, Bing, Lapine, & Angela) 2-3 years old but moved last year. has fruit but questionable health as of 5/18– lots of ants??
5-way dwarf Apple (Lodi, Gala, Jonagold, Summerred, & Akane)
Puget Gold Apricot  new this year and looks good
Rhubarb new this year and I think it died. =(

Vegetables:

Potatoes (4 kinds- Yukon gold and I can’t remember the other varieties but 1 is blue and 1 is red)
Asparagus– Jersey Knight & Sweet Purple  1st year of harvest, now letting grow
Onions– walla walla sweets and red wethersfield
Garlic– German Porcelain, Chesnok Red, Romanian Red, Silver Rose, Inchelium Red
Corn– Hooker’s Sweet
Cucumber– Northern Pickling, Marketmore 97 & Wautoma
Carrot– Red Samurai, Bolero, Cosmic Purple,Kurota Chantenay, Oxheart and Tonda di Parigi
Beets– Golden, Chioggia, Early Wonder Tall Top
Kale– Red Russian, Nero di Toscana and Lacinto
Broccoli– Early Green, DiCicco, Blend (Everest, Southern Comet, Packman & Belstar)
Spinach– Tyee, America and Ruby Orach Mountain
Lettuce– Speckles, Merlot,Valmaine, 2 blends (Redder Ruffled Oaks, Devils Tongue, & some unknown others)
Tomatoes– Brandywine, Purple Calabash, Stupice, Yellow Pear, Sweet Million, Frazier’s Gem, Japanese Trifele Black, Siletz, Bambino, Ananas Noire, Manitoba, Green Zebra, Mortgage Lifter, San Marzano, Principe Borghese   still inside as of 5/18
Beans– Rattlesnake Snap Pole, Black-seeded Blue Lake Snap Pole, Horto semi-bush, Dragon Tongue bush, Pencil Pod bush, Jacob’s Cattle bush shell, Jade bush, Royal Burgundy bush and White Dixie Butter bush baby lima
Peas– Sugar Sprint snap, Oregon Trail shelling
Summer squash– “Abundant Harvest Mix’ of Caserta, Cocozelle, Black Beauty, Golden Straightneck, Round, Tatume and Crookneck
Winter squash– Delicata bush and Delicata Honey Boat
Melon– Moon & Stars watermelon
Radishes– Ruby, Plum Purple, Snow Belle and Amethyst
Cabbage– Derby Day
Cauliflower– All-the-Year-Round and Amazing
Eggplant– Little Fingers still inside as of 5/18
Peppers– Long Thin Cayenne, Hungarian Yellow Wax, Jalapeno, Italian Pepperoncini still inside as of 5/18
Leeks– Falltime and Giant Musselburgh
Scallions– Red Beard, Green Feast and Red Robin
Chard– Bright Lights and Magenta Sunset
Brussel Sprouts– Rubine and Long Island
Kohlrabi– Kongo
Rutabaga– Marian
Shallots– unknown variety
Quinoa– Brightest Brilliant

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