I started wondering: Why was I disappointed to find the fresh White Acre peas sold out? Maybe it was how good I remembered them tasting when I was a child. Maybe all of us in line had been smelling the savor of nostalgia and our own family histories.
NortheastFloridaGardening.com gardens are now registered as a Global Food Chain Urban Farm Garden. That means we are growing our food locally to feed our family, share with neighbors and pass on to our community. We're the first in our area. Check out UrbanFarming.Org for a map and more.
There are few things that can survive the Northeast Florida summer gauntlet of hurricanes, torrential downpours, luxuriant pests and high night and day temperatures. Okra is one of them - and it's really tasty.
Here's a quick video look at the edibles that really can survive the Northeast Florida summer, despite what we've been told!
Here are some visitors to our St. Augustine gardens this past week. Most of the animals a diverse garden attracts also help get rid of the bad bugs that destroy your harvest.