Cold Stratifying Peach, Nectarine and Cherry Seeds for Planting

Cold Stratifying Peach, Nectarine and Cherry Seeds for Planting

This summer we had some amazing stone fruit. U-pick peaches and nectarines we picked with Matt’s grandma, and cherries purchased from the store. I wanted to grow some fruit trees from the pits. Fruit trees start small and don’t produce for at least 3 or…

Lavender Obsession

Lavender Obsession

Lavender is currently in full bloom in Berkeley. It’s on every other street, and if you walk by on a warm day you’ll catch a whiff of the sweet, floral perfume. Lavender is a perennial (planted once, it blooms year after year) and yet this…