This week brings high heat and not much else – it’s late June and our temps are more like mid-August. Rain is not forthcoming from the sky, so I spend time every few days with the hose pipe. Which is kind of nice – I cool down the garden, check its progress and generally contemplate not much of anything of importance.
We are within a few days and weeks of the tomatoes starting to come in…in droves. In fact, here are two turning already; here’s Momotaro:
and here’s a blurry pic of Sugar Sweetie, also on the cusp of ripening:
In other news, the cukes are blooming and ready to set:
Both of them:
See how we’ve grown over the past ten weeks:
And see my new trug, ready to start picking all those ripe tomatoes, peppers and squash:
I hope your garden is also growing and getting ready to deliver loads and loads of produce for you to enjoy.