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Even though the yard is very small (9-10 by 28 feet), it can still accomodate a good gardening area. There are 3 medium boxes against the wall, the big one in the center, 2 other boxes with covers that allow storage for gardening equipment and work also as sitting benches, and 2 small boxes of 3x2 feet that support an arch made of three portions of the old deck's railing. This last element is placed at the garden entrance and frames a small sidewalk that leads to the sliding door of the apartment.
|The delicate eggplant flowers.|
|For the best cukes, a soil rich in organic matter is a must : the fruits|
of that labor are evident in this picture.
|One of the many harvest of cucumbers and "Soleil" bush beans.|
|A rainbow of tomatoes and Blue Lake and|
Trionfo Violet beans. This last variety is easier
to harvest than the previous because its
purple beans are easier to spot through
the green foliage.