Broccoli Is Just One Vegetable
in Our Garden
We've planted a garden every spring since
moving here. Although the growing season at this altitude is
limited to 90-110 days, the warm sun, summer rains, and rich soil
combine to yield a bountiful harvest.
We've had excellent
results with green beans, peas, corn, cucumbers, and broccoli.
Tomatoes can be a challenge unless you start them early in a cold
frame, but they are plump and juicy when ripe. One year we had
27 dozen green tomatoes because of an early autumn freeze, but they
all slowly ripened in the house and we had spaghetti sauce for
There is an old horseradish plant that comes back up
every year and it makes a very hot cream sauce to go
with prime rib roast.
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