Parsley is a champ.
In other words, it's the only plant still alive from my Fall container garden. Oh, and one scraggly looking mum. Everything did ok for awhile, but then I
But it was so nice while it lasted! Fresh basil, cilantro, or parsley can really perk up a dish!
So I'm happy to report that our first ever Spring container garden is planted and busily growing. And I have watered it faithfully for 4 days now. I'm really on a roll, ya'll.
We have 6 Roma tomato plants, 6 bell pepper plants, cilantro, oregano, parsley, and some zucchini (still waiting to sprout). Oh, and the scraggly mum. :) I'm planning on adding some basil again soon. Fresh pesto this summer would be divine.
I am very eager to see the fruit of our labor. Here's our little garden in it's entirety:
Squishy and I have added "Water the garden" into our morning routine, and it makes living in an apartment feel more homey.
Do pass on any gardening tips that you have--especially for very hot climates! Have you planted a garden this year or have a plan in the works?
Linked to Spring Fling.