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Harvesting Primer

August is the month when all work in the vegetable garden really starts to pay off. Warm season crops like corn, tomatoes, watermelon, and eggplant are ready to harvest. And the zucchinis! They seem to be everywhere!

There are a lot vegetables growing at the Garden Home Retreat and I'm getting pretty good at recognizing the signs that indicate something is ready to harvest. I thought you might like a few pointers as well.

Asparagus

Cantaloupe

Corn

Cucumbers

Eggplant

Okra

Peppers

Potatoes

Pumpkins

Summer Squash

Snap Beans

Tomatoes

Watermelon

Winter Squash

Zucchini