Archive for July, 2007

Greening Up

July 1, 2007

Emily sent me some pics, and as of last weekend the new orchard ground was greening up nicely.  Last she checked the crop was about 6 inches high.   We’re off to a good start, so long as it doesn’t get too dry.

From the northwest corner it looks like this:


Zooming in a bit, you can see the seedlings working their way up out of the rough soil:


There’s oats (the grassy looking stuff), peas (big roundish leaves, a bit like clover), and vetch (small, elongated, wispy leaves):