2014-15 HP School Garden Club update: spring planting is underway in the courtyard garden

IMG_4643modIn the fall, Garden Club members harvested and enjoyed raspberries, strawberries, tomatoes, potatoes, carrots, lettuce, beans, onions and garlic. Students saved carrot seeds this year and are planning to plant comparison carrot plots. IMG_4637

This spring Club members have already planted some beds with peas, lettuce, carrots and spinach.

IMG_4635Regular garden meetings have begun and members will be pruning and spacing the pear and apple trees as well as planting and harvesting vegetables and fruits throughout the spring and summer. IMG_4640modIMG_4641mod

 

On this year’s list to plant are: onions, tomatoes, peppers, lettuce, spinach, peas, radishes, strawberries, raspberries and more! The Club is also planting a pumpkin patch this year and will be doing targeted projects over the summer.

HP students- watch our (courtyard) garden grow!! IMG_4642

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