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FOHC Vegetable Demonstration Garden Summer 2014

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Vegetable Demo 2014 - Warm-Season pg 1

Containers

   1 - Persian and lemon cucumbers 
   2 - Potatoes followed by bush beans                   
   3 - 'Astia' zucchini
   4 - 'Super Bush' tomato


   5 - Beneficial attractors
   6 - Potatoes followed by bush cucumber
   7 - 'African Blue' basil and other flowers 
   Straw bale: 'Rainbow Sherbet' watermelons

Bed #1 - Summer Cover Crop, Summer Squash

  • 'African Blue' basil (1)
  • Buckwheat (summer cover crop)
  • 'Peter Pan' scallop
  • 'Ronde de Nice' zucchini
  • 'Zephyr' crookneck

Bed #2 - Standard Tomatoes

  • 'Cherokee Purple'
  • 'Dr. Wyche's Yellow'
  • 'Mortgage Lifter'
  • 'Nebraska Wedding'
  • 'Paul Robeson'
  • 'Pink Berkeley Tie-Dye'
  • 'Steakhouse'
  • 'Super Fantastic'

Bed #3 and #4 - Cherry Tomatoes

  • 'Blue Berries'
  • 'Blush'
  • 'Green Grape'
  • 'Pearly Pink'
  • 'Sun Gold'
  • 'Super Sweet 100'
  • 'Yellow Riesentraube'
  • 'Grandpa Ott's morning glory (Bed #4 on trellis)

Bed #5 - Solarization Demonstration

Bed #6 - Winter Squash and Melons

  • 'Honey Nut' baby butternut squash
  • 'Tivoli Hybrid' bush spaghetti squash
  • 'Small Sugar' pumpkin
  • 'African Blue' basil (1)
  • 'Ambrosia Hybrid' muskmelon
  • 'Arava' muskmelon
  • 'Burrell's Jumbo' muskmelon
  • 'Green Machine' muskmelon
  • 'Hale's Best' muskmelon
  • 'Lambkin Hybrid' piel de sapo melon

  *Warm season greens

Bed #7 - Pepper, Eggplant, Beans

  • 'Black Beauty' eggplant
  • 'Ichiban' eggplant
  • 'Little Prince' eggplant
  • 'Red Ruffled' eggplant
  • 'Rosa Bianca' eggplant
  • 'Canary Yellow' bell pepper
  • 'Mariachi' pepper
  • 'Mini Bell' sweet pepper
  • 'Ozark Giant' bell pepper
  • 'Purple Jalapeno' pepper
  • 'Super Heavyweight' bell pepper
  • 'Bolita' bean (dried)
  • 'Blue Speckled' tepary bean
  • 'Lady Pea' cowpea
  • 'Purple Hull Pinkeye' cowpea

Bed #8 - Grains

  • Black sesame
  • 'Federation' wheat
  • 'Japanese' buckwheat
  • Miscellaneous flowers
  • 'Kikyo zaki nil' morning glory (on trellis)

Bed #9 - Square Foot Gardening

  • 'Brightest Brilliant Rainbow' quinoa*
  • New Zealand Spinach*                    
  • Red Malabar Spinach*                    
  • 'Red Leaf' amaranth*
  • 'Emily' basil
  • 'Little Prince' eggplant
  • 'Mini Bell' sweet pepper (2-3)
  • 'Minibel' tomato (2)
  • 'Fairy Tale' eggplant
  • 'Little Finger' eggplant (2)
  • Italian parsley
  • 'Pacino Lemon' dwarf sunflower
  • 'Genovese' basil
  • English thyme
  • Calendula
  • Gaillardia x grandiflora

June 4, 2014     Written by Gail Pothour, UC Sacramento County Master Gardener

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