Thursday, August 20, 2015

Growing Young Gardeners - Harvesting & F U N !

South Burlington, VT photos - Growing Young Gardeners Club

Wheelers Community Gardens, SB VT

The Growing Young Gardeners Club 

met for the eleventh session at Wheeler Park on 1100 Dorset Street in South Burlington, Vermont on August 20 30, 2015. The vegetables are finally overtaking the weeds and the varmints. This weeks harvest included zuchini, summer squash, tomatoes, chard, egg plant, and FUN! Including today's harvest, a total of 90 lbs donated to the Food Shelf this season

The Growing Young Gardeners Club is 
collaboration with the Machia Wilderness Camp
and the Burlington Garden Club

Striped Zuchini

Bernie publishes short stories and photos reflecting Vermont values of Green and Clean and Community.  

Click here to view issue # 1 Introduction to  Growing Young Gardeners Club.  
Click here to view  Week 1 Hands and Seed(lings) meet soil. (many photos)
Click here to view  Week 2 Lessons begin, seeds sprout, weeds emerge. Critters start harvest early, more seeds planted. 
Click here to view  Week 3 Weeding and Composting
Click here to view Week 4 Wash out and Rebuilding.
Click here to view Week 5 Pollinators and Blooms. 
Click here to view Week 6 Wash out and rebuilding.  

Click here to view Week 7 Beets, radishes parsley, and a wooden ring. 
Click here to view week 8 Sampling the harvest.