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In the garden: July

 

Last updated 7/1/2020 at 1:14pm

July is an exciting month in the garden because it's time to begin harvesting! Yes, I already have peas harvested and the last of the lettuce has made its way into my salads. Arugula, spinach and swiss chard have not bolted yet, so they are also providing plenty of wonderfully healthy greens for salads or as a side.

I'm going to talk a little about composting this month. Unless you live in the woods, the soil here on the front range is dreadful with a capital D! It's either clay or sand, but not the lovely, loamy soil we all love to garden with.

Since I grow in raised beds, I can make my o...



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