The bigger plants are cabbage, the stringy plants are chives, and the sticks are marking kale seeds:
One of my goals for the year is to plant garlic. I don't know much about growing it, but some of my garlic from the store started sprouting on my counter. I threw them in the ground and they are growing. We'll see how it works!
Around day 12, things started popping up! I get so excited about the first sprouts and have to show everyone who comes to the house. Be warned, if you come over, you have to see my garden. Make sure you think of nice things to say about it before you get here. 🙂
My garden the day it was planted, week 1, and week 2:
The library is a great place to get gardening books. I recommend checking out a few if you are interested. I love The Backyard Homestead by Carleen Madigan because it has lots of pictures. I am a pie charts and diagrams kind of woman. It's a great starting point.
Questions? Comments? Concerns? Now get crackin'!