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Home-Grown Zesty Tomato Soup

So this month pretty much marks the end of the summer growing season in most places, but I have the suspicion that some of you gardeners out there might still have some tomatoes hanging around that you need to use … Continue reading

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Fickle Weather and Tomato Blossom End Rot

It seems like it’s taken forever to get a good supply of tomatoes coming in from the garden.  It’s not that we didn’t start them early enough in the spring.  It’s not because we transplanted them outdoors too late. It’s … Continue reading

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Cherry Tomatoes: A July Garden Taste Test

So it’s finally tomato season in the garden, and I’m officially rejoicing.  The garlic is harvested and ready to be crushed, the genovese basil leaves are there for the taking, and the olive oil is ready in the pantry…just waiting … Continue reading

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Open Lotus Garden: June Garden Update

Wow, it’s mid-June already!  The spring has flown by, as it always does once I get busy with the garden beginning in early March.  Things in the garden are growing like crazy, and we can hardly keep up with it!  … Continue reading

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