Monday, June 13, 2016

Cottage Garden

~ Garden Lettuce ~

It has been such a treat to cut lettuce from the garden.
It has no bugs, and because my husband planted it in a raised planter box, 
no snails have attacked it.

~ Pink Poppy ~
Flowers and vegetables grown in his greenhouse nursery

5 comments:

  1. Oh that lettuce looks so good, Hope!! The poppy is very pretty...smiles

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  2. Oh my, there isn't anything quite like eating from one's own organic garden, is there? And your garden seems to be doing quite well! : - )

    God's blessing and bounty be yours! Thanks for your visit and sweet comment! ♥

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  3. There is nothing more satisfying nor delicious as eating the produce from one's own garden. I love your pretty pink Poppy.

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  4. Yay for no snails. When I was first married and very new in the kitchen a friend of mine gave me some lettuce she had grown in her garden. I had never had fresh-from-the-garden produce before and when I started washing it I found several slugs and oh my, I was so grossed out! It took me forever to want to grow a garden of my own {{smiles}} Thanks to the Lord I have grown a little since then :)

    Enjoy, sweet friend. Hugs!

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  5. How truly wonderful to have your own garden and to be able to tuck into the fruits (and vegetables! :)) of your labours. I think we've lost something huge as a society that so few (relatively speaking) folks are still able - or have a desire to - keep gardens. They've been with us for thousands of years and used to help offset (if not nearly entirely cover) grocery bills, which would sure be a huge boon to many these days, with the ever steeper price of food.

    Your garden looks gorgeous (I can all but taste that crisp, beautiful lettuce just seeing it) and I hope that you guys continue to have a healthy, abundant crop all summer long.

    Many hugs,
    ♥ Jessica

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