Monthly Archives: October 2012

Bedfellows and Hötka

In the heat of summer almost all our peppers are turning the most beautiful true red.  With all the other greens growing in nearby beds it looks like an early Christmas.  The peppers are part of the “Salsa Garden”, growing alongside Big Boy and Early Girl Tomatoes, a few sweet bell peppers and onions to be sown soon.

Some plants are natural bedfellows.  Their symbiotic relationships make their jobs of growing beautiful green leaves and delicious fruit easier.  Our Salsa Garden relies on these bedfellows to make our work as gardeners and cooks easier.

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