mexican sour gherkin

mexican sour gherkin

remember this?
mexican sour gherkin

well, i finally found out what it is.
i was looking through my seed savers exchange catalog and saw them offereing seeds for something called a mexican sour gherkin. that’s what my vine with the yellow flowers and weird berry/cucumber things was. they are edible after all.
more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melothria_scabra

Heirloom Daffodils!

Heirloom Daffodils!

Some flowers growing in our backyard

Some flowers growing in our backyard

A suprising weed

A suprising weed

Caterpillar and plant IDs

Caterpillar and plant IDs

kitchen

kitchen

Garden pictures this past week

Garden pictures this past week