I'm in zone 5 as well and planted the things you mentioned below along w/some: Swiss Chard and garlic...I thought about doing carrots as well, but I always have the worst luck! Good Luck w/your fall garden :D
Thanks for the info...I was thinking of trying some lettuce, the "cut and grow" type and see how long I could make the harvest last until it got too cold. And then in the Spring to start some seedlings, I have had the worst luck w/seedlings and never enough room :rolleyes:
The woman who I bought them from said "before Halloween" although after this post, I'm thinking early October? Maybe the 3rd, on my mom's bday, that way I'll remember when I planted them! I could just write it down, but I always forget :P
I earn amazon bucks by completing surveys online & accumulated enough to purchase a pretty simple greenhouse. Just kind of a "starter" to see if I would enjoy it or not. Any experience or suggestions what I could do for fall planting, or extending my harvest? Any info would be greatly...
I have been looking high and low for garlic bulbs to plant this fall. I preferred to get them thru a farmers market, since its local, no shipping fees and its a variety that works well in my climate. My mom convinced me to attend the market near her. I was so excited I ran into the "garlic...
Wow, I have had several catalogs over the past few years and requested a Bakers Creek (due to this forum). I am LOVING the catalog :D It just gives me such joy to look @ all the wonderful pics & descriptions. Its a must-have for me now...but now I have to decide what I'm going to get! :drool
I attempted to start my garden from seed this year. Everything was going good, but I don't have enough light for my tomato plants and they are looking pretty bad :/
Peppers are doing okay and the cukes, zukes and eggplants are still to be determined. Oh well, can't say I didn't try :hu
Here is a website that I found very helpful"
This design seems to be the one my dh was most receptive to. I haven't had mine built yet, but can't wait. Happy Birthday to you & enjoy your present :frow
She got it at Menards, a home improvement store that also carries random things (like carseats, sweatshirts) and its my fave :love store.
I got the website off of the package for you: