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last of summer vegetables harvested

Posted by corrine1 7b PNW (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 8, 11 at 22:15

Sad, but it had to be done as the weather is just too cool now for ripening the summer vegetables outside. We waited as long as possible...

Snip, snip & squash plants cut back for composting.

Snipped away & filled two five gallon buckets + a large bowl with unripe tomatoes. Each of us had a scissor in one hand & a container on the ground next to us. Snip & carefully put the tomatoes into the bucket. Snip away more tomato plant & pile it nearby.

The sunshine helped make it a pleasant afternoon chore, but I'm still a bit sad that summer is over. I sure wish we'd have a longer summer season here in the Seattle area.


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RE: last of summer vegetables harvested

I vote for a longer summer season in the Seattle Area as well ;)


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