potato jail

experiments with growing veggies and flowers in san diego
'pepperbox' poppy, june 13th. it's pretty! i really like the fringed petals. they remind me of flamingo feathers.

'pepperbox' poppy, june 13th. it's pretty! i really like the fringed petals. they remind me of flamingo feathers.

mystery potatoes, april 30. they’re a mystery because i bought them in a assorted bag of 3 different potato varieties. they had yellow or light brown skin with little russetting.

mystery potatoes, april 30. they’re a mystery because i bought them in a assorted bag of 3 different potato varieties. they had yellow or light brown skin with little russetting.

red skinned potatoes, name unknown, april 30. they were planted before the blue and white ones on february 23rd, but they’re kind of scrawny compared to the other 2 colors of potato.

red skinned potatoes, name unknown, april 30. they were planted before the blue and white ones on february 23rd, but they’re kind of scrawny compared to the other 2 colors of potato.

adirondack blue potatoes, april 30.

adirondack blue potatoes, april 30.

'odysseus' hyacinths, february 25th.

'odysseus' hyacinths, february 25th.

the hyacinths started blooming this weekend. this is a ‘delft blue’ bulb that came in a random assortment from walter andersen nursery.

the hyacinths started blooming this weekend. this is a ‘delft blue’ bulb that came in a random assortment from walter andersen nursery.

some purple and orange pansies, january 13th.

some purple and orange pansies, january 13th.

hyacinth sprouts, january 13th. they’re getting big fast! i think i planted 11 in this bed but only 10 are visible currently.

hyacinth sprouts, january 13th. they’re getting big fast! i think i planted 11 in this bed but only 10 are visible currently.

hyacinth sprouts, january 4th.

hyacinth sprouts, january 4th.