From Seed to Table

In this section, find information and month-by-month descriptions of what goes on in my kitchen and garden for individual fruits, vegetables and herbs.  More will be added as I use them in my recipes or stories.  I use terms for gardening and preserving that might not be familiar to everyone, but a quick internet search will fill in the gaps.  For example, all growing and cooking calendars in this blog are based on my garden’s hardiness zone, which is 6B, and a good result from searching “hardiness zone” on Google was:

And a hardiness zone map for Canada is shown at


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