Colorful peppers. These are the Chinese Five Color, but apparently we are only going to get purple ones. They are lovely though!
Beans hang from their vine, ready for pickin'.
A look at my monster cherry tomatoes through the trellis.
Rose of Sharon puts on a nice show.
My attempt at growing the Three Sisters--corn, beans, squash--has been semi-successful. Very few corn survived my planting conditions and children trampling on them.
The first eggplant begins to take shape.
I put the chair there to show the enormity of these cherry tomato plants. From left to right: Tommy Toe, Black Cherry, Sun Gold. These are in regular potting mix--no added plant food of any kind. I believe they like the heat that radiates off the house.
It's been perfect weather for basil, which means pesto is for dinner tonight!