Category Archives: Garden Journal

Garden Journal: September 2, 2012

As September begins, so do the new TJDG interns. Emily, Kari, and Marissa have returned to help out in the garden, with Chelsea leading the way. Chelsea straightening up the sesame plants. The garden thrived this summer. The corn, sunflowers, … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: August 21, 2012

Hi garden enthusiasts! In the last week of interning in the garden, I feel a little bit sorry to leave the place which I hanging around throughout  this summer. I have been seeing how the plants grow, reap then wilt … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: July 30, 2012

Hi garden enthusiasts! Last week, I spent most of my time in doing the staking. As you can see the pictures below, I hammered the bamboo deep down the flowering bed with all me strengthen in such a sunny day. … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: July 12, 2012

Hello everyone!  Last week, we had the pleasure of sharing our garden with 40 very enthusiastic campers from SEED (Summer of Ecological Experience and Discovery) Day Camp.  The camp groups arrived and were very excited to see the garden and … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: July 16, 2012

 Hi garden enthusiasts! This week we are going to make a big move in the garden, like pruning the branches, supporting the overheight plants with bamboos, irrigating with fertilizers and repellants and thankfully, got some mature garlic home to make … Continue reading

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Garden Journal: July 6, 2012

Hello garden enthusiasts! This week the garden was subjected to extreme temperatures and severe thunderstorms.  I started getting up REALLY early to water the garden..avoiding the heat seemed like a good idea to me!  When I went to visit the … Continue reading

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Students Visit the TJDG

Dear garden aficionados! Last Wednesday a group of fifteen students toured the garden. They eagerly entered from the trolley, joyful despite the heat, and proceeded to explore. The students ranged in ages from 3rd to 5th grade with varying knowledge … Continue reading

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