Overwintered kales — Lacinato flowering between the Siberian and Red Russian kales.
Favas — the Cascine are proving better at germinating than the Aguadulce.
With overnight temperatures still dipping into the 40’s, tender greens remain in cold frames (clockwise from upper left): Red Russian kale, Siberian kale, rainbow chard, rocket, ice arugula, HMS gourmet lettuce mix (2 rows), and Fedco winter lettuce mix.
Also (clockwise from upper left): Franchi misticanza, Catalogna emerald endive, spring raab (cime di rapa), quarantina cime di rapa, Valentine’s Day radish mix.
Garden thinnings for the first salad of the season.
Watching grass grow — Duborskian rice seedlings, around 50% germination rate.