because they ripen so fast that when you pull them it spaces the other
root veggies as they start to get going. I won’t be trying this again
because 1. Really, who can eat the six buckets of radishes that
result? I used six in a salad last night and not even the chickens
could finish off the rest. 2. By the time I finally got out there to
rescue the patches from the speedy weeds, some of the radishes were
gigantic mutants. 3. Pulling up the weeds and radishes stressed the
carrots and beets and half couldn’t stay up without all that radish/
weed support. So here are some monsters.
flower. To store or get the nice hard skin, you leave them a few weeks
after the plants die. Looking forward to digging me up a treat.
I love getting back in the dirt. Joblessness is sweet! Thanks Dave!
(And Happy Fathers Day! I adore you!)