Food is growing

Young Lima bean shoots are growing. The seeds will be harvested but the stalks and leaves will be dug back into the soil to feed the quince tree near where they are planted.

Young lima bean shoots at the base of our quince tree.

Young Lima bean shoots at the base of our quince tree.

Rising from a thin layer of mulch, laid down to protect the soil from winter rains.

Rising from a thin layer of mulch, laid down to protect the soil from winter rains.