Rob & MJ's Garden

Our little plot of garden in So Cal – grow and buy local!

Archive for August, 2011

We like to grow a lot of peppers and I’ve been wanting to try doing something a little different with them, so I decided I wanted to try and make a Jalapeno jelly.  After a little research I decided to make a pepper jelly with Jalapeno and Serrano peppers. I  [ Read More ]

The summer tomatoes are picking up steam.  We mostly just have Health Kick tomatoes.  But I also planted some smaller patio tomatoes for MJ who loves cherry tomatoes.  

Purple Bush Beans

These are some delicious Purple Bush Beans.  They will turn green when the are cooked.  But you can use them in salads if you want to keep that lovely purple color.

Biker Billy Jalapenos

My favorite Jalapenos are getting close to being ready for the first harvest.  Biker Billy Jalapenos are nice HOT!  

  Aaah yes, it’s that time of year again.  The time when I go out into garden and dig up literally 100+ pounds of onions.  These are grown from two bundles of seed onions.  One bundle of Southern Red and one bundle of 1015 Super Sweet onions. The onions were  [ Read More ]