Monthly Archive for May, 2010

2010 Garden at Casa de Kitty

So, we’ve planted our garden this past month.  This year instead of variety, we’re going with a more organized approach and trying to reach larger yields with fewer plants.   Though we said we would do less this year, we still have 31 tomato plants – NUTS I say – NUTS….

Main Garden Patch

  • Bell Peppers
    A variety of yellow, red and green bell peppers
  • Row of Sweet Basil
  • Tomato Row – 1
    • 2 – German Queen
    • 2 – Pink Brandywines
    • 1 – Jubilation (orange colored)
    • 2 – Thessalonika
  • Tomato Row – 2
    • 1 – Early Girl
    • 2 – Persian
    • 2 – Bradley (for canning)
    • 1 – Michael Polan (new variety from local tomato grower in Solano County)
    • 1 – ACE Hybrid
  • Tomato Row – 3
    • 2 – Spike – supposed to be good for Vallejo area
    • 1 – Early Girl
    • 2 – Champion Hybrid
    • 2 – Roma – Must have for sauces and such
    • 7 – Costoluto Genovese – GREAT freak’n tomato – just lovely high acid flavor
  • Squash Corral
    • 2 Yellow Crook Neck Squash
    • 1 Yellow Straight Neck Squash
    • 1 Yellow Zucchini
    • 2 Green Zucchini

Small Garden Patch

  • Tomato, Pepper & Herb Area
    • 1 – Large Red Cherry
    • 2 – Golden Sun Sugar
    • 3 – Thai Basil
    • 2 – Pepperoncini Peppers
    • 20 – Sweet Basil plants
    • 2 rows of Beets
    • 2 Rows of Onions
    • 2 rows of potatoes