Harvest Monday: 5/21/2012 – Chard and overwintered beets


First big harvest of 2012 has arrived. I pulled all overwintered beets, chard and last of the sprouting broccoli. Most of 2011 sown plants are out of the garden. I kept 3 beets to let them bolt hoping to collect some seeds.

Beets: (16 roots + greens) Lutz, Ed Hume seeds. Planted late July 2011 harvested May 2012
Chard: (1 bunch) Bright lights, Ed Hume seeds. Planted June 2011 harvested May 2012
Broccoli: ( 1 cup sprouting shoots) Calabrese, American seeds. Planted 2011 Harvested 2012