Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Impatient for Spring
March 2, 2009 - Impatient for spring and inspired by Mother Earth News, I planted three kinds of lettuce (obtained at Seedy Saturday). Green oak, red deer tongue, and mystery lettuce (from the seed exchange).
March 21, 2009 - Off to a respectable start:
The first to germinate was the mystery lettuce, followed by the oak leaf. Red deer tongue still hasn't germinated. Bad seeds? Wrong germination temperature? Once the first round germinated, I sprinkled more seeds randomly.
They are such beautiful babies!
p.s. Can you imagine only having spring once every 30 years?