How to Train Your Garden (more challenging than a Dragon)
September 7, 2023
Each spring, I learn a bit more about what and where to plant and what and where not to. This year was no different, a continuation of lessons.
This April, before he left for Europe, Daniel built a PVC trellis in one of the raised beds to train cucumbers and tomatoes to grow vertically instead of spreading all over the ground. This way, Mugsy wonâ€™t be able to pee on them, and clumsy me wonâ€™t slip on mushy vegetables. As usual, timing was not on our side.
The day before I left to meet Daniel in Europe, the lemon cucumbers were only about three or four inches tall and growing slowly, an...