2020 Fall Garden Observations

Weather Impacts

  1. Hurricane Marco made for a wet late August as it moved well off-shore of Alabama to off-shore Louisiana.
  2. Typical hot and at times dry early September was not too impactful due to our first use of pre-sprouting and soaking seeds.

Beets

Mustard

Cheers – First sowing did not come up.

Pumpkins

  • Blue
    • Germination was good and foliage was prolific. No disease pressure.
  • Jack-o-Lantern
    • Disease pressure hit it hard.

Radish

  • Cherry Belle
    • 2019 seed came up good
  • White Icicle
    • 2019 seed came up good
  • Daikon
    • 2019 seed came up good

Squash

  • White Scalloped
    • Good germination and healthy foliage.
    • Little disease pressure.
    • Good producer
  • Pascola Zuchinni
    • Good germination and healthy foliage.
    • Little disease pressure.
    • Good producer
  • Betternut
    • Good germination and healthy foliage.
    • Little disease pressure.
  • San Marcos Butternut
    • Good germination and healthy foliage.
    • Little disease pressure.

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