so dirtynailz asked me to do a follow-up on the Mad, Mad I Tell You post about how i saw an, as it turns out, extremely optimistic 10-day weather forecast and went out, in february, and planted peas and spinach. in the ground. outside. in the winter.
i so far have mixed results. no sign of the peas yet, but check this out:
’at’s right, folks, read it and weep. actual spinach seedlings from a february sowing. outside. in new england. in march.
i will continue to keep you posted.
[crossposted to auntiebeak.com]