Harvest Monday - July 6, 2015
This week was about peas.
|First Bowl of Peas|
|Aladdin PVP's semi-leafless pea vines|
|The first picking of Aladdin gave me about 1 1/2 cups of peas|
The sugar snap pea harvest is now in high gear:
|Sugar Snap Peas|
The lettuce is really flowing now:
|Simpson Elite & Radichetta|
My little Camelot shallot experiment from last year was a bust. They all divided into 5 or 6 bulbs, which was good, but then they proceeded to bolt.
|Bolting Camelot Shallots|
|Cleaned Up Shallots & Scapes|
The Fort Laramie strawberries are done, but Connie’s are still giving us a bowlful of berries every day or so.
Also harvested, but not photographed was a tiny bit of mizuna that went into a salad.
My harvest totals this week were:
Chinese Greens – 20 grams (0.04 lbs)
Lettuce – 1,348 (2.97 lbs)
Peas (Snap) – 850 grams (1.87 lbs)
Peas (Shelling) – 864 grams (1.90 lbs)
Scapes – 126 grams (0.28 lbs)
Shallots – 830 grams (1.83 lbs)
Strawberries – 896 grams (1.98 lbs)
Total for Week – 4,934 grams (10.88 lbs)
Total to Date – 22.76 kg (50.17 lbs)
To see what everyone else has been harvesting over the past week, head on over to Daphne’s Dandelions, our host for Harvest Mondays.
Till next time…