Tag Archive for Cabbage

2017/06/04 Summer Vegetable Garden

Summer vegetable garden, finally vegetables started to grow after chilly Spring. I am so happy all vegetables growing so well and I am so grateful I could keep cooking these vegetables for my daily dishes.

Chayote Squash growing so well.

Japanese pumpkin growing well too.

Red Shiso leaf is volunteer growing from last year. 

Cabbage sharing with bugs

Rhubarb

Japanese Cucumber

Fava Bean

Japanese Eggplant

Kale

Black Soy Bean

Peanuts

Norabo

Turnip

Fudansou

Trefoil

 

 

 

2016/08/27 Vegetables from garden

I harvested tomatoes, Japanese cucumbers, Japanese bell pepper, Cabbage from garden.

I seeded about 10 different kind of tomatoes this year. All grew so well and overflowing now.

Vegetables

I like Wild Bore tomato flavor, so I seeded them a lot. We visited The Wild Bore Firm and tasted tomatoes and purchased which we like, kept seed and grew them every year.

Wild Bore Tomato

I made tomato soup with only tomato & salt koji. Very simple but so tasty!

Tomato soup

I harvested rhubarb from balcony & purchased some from store, cooked with sugar to paste.

Rhubarb

I made Rhubarb paste and dehydrated to jello sheet.

Rhubarb Jello Sheet

Picked some figs from garden and dehydrated to dried figs.

Dried fig

 

 

2016/08/17 Summer Vegetable Garden

Summer vegetable garden, all vegetables growing so well.

Summer garden

Trefoil

Trefoil

Green Onion

Green onion

Turnip

Turnip

Fudansou

Fudansou

Basil

Basil

Arugula, I keep for seed

Arugla

Cabbage

Cabbage

Japanese Pumpkin

Japanese Pumpkin

Japanese Cucumber

Japanese Cucumber

Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash

Chayote grew tall now

Chayote

Red Shiso leaf

Red Shiso leaf

Black Soy Bean

Black Soy Bean

Japanese Pepper

Japanese Pepper

Squash

Squash

Green Shiso

Green Shiso

Many varieties of Tomato

Sweet 100

Sweet 100

Yellow Tomato

Yellow Tomato

Berkeley Tie Dye Heart

Wild Bore Tomato

Celeb Tomato

Celeb Tomato

tomato

Bosnian Tomato

Bosnitan

Roma

Jersey

Runner Bean

Runner Bean

Poor pumpkin, it is stuck in the fence….

pumpkin

Today’s harvest

harvest

 

2016/06/11 Vegetable Garden

Finally vegetables growing so fast and can not catch up to cook all of them. Some of them start flowering….

These are growing now.

Trefoil

Fudansou/Japanese green leafy vegetable

FudansouBasil

Turnip

Bok choy

Cabbage

Japanese Cucumber

Japanese PumpkinCIMG0011

Chayote SquashCIMG0013

Peas

Runner Beans

Spaghetti Squash

Red Shiso

Eggplant

Black Soy Bean

Tomatoes

2014/04/06 Vegetable Garden

All vegetables looks so happy and growing very well.

Pea

Pea

Pea

Runner Bean were eaten by snails… Hope still alive. This is organic garden, there are lots of snails around.

Runner beans

Runner beans

Fig

Fig

Fig

Tomato, seeded and planted

Tomato

Tomato

Turnips

Turnip

Turnip

Trefoil

Trefoil

Trefoil

Norabo green

Norabo green

Norabo green

Kale

Kale

Kale

Rebherb

Rhubarb

Rhubarb

Chives & Green onion

Chives & Green onion

Chives & Green onion

Butter lettuce

Butter lettuce

Butter lettuce

Broccoli

Broccoli

Broccoli

Cabbage

Cabbage

Cabbage

Daikon

Daikon

Daikon

Morocco bean, they are eaten by snails too….

Morocco bean

Morocco bean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014/02/18 Vegetable Garden

This is the winter garden which I made small green house for summer vegetables.

Winter garden

Winter garden

Pea

Pea

Pea

Turnip

Turnip

Turnip

Trefoil, I seeded in December and finally starts to grow.

Trefoil

Trefoil

Norabo which I got seed from my friend, tried first time.

Norabo leaf

Norabo

Chives

Chives

Chives

Green Onion

Green onion

Green onion

Daikon

Daikon

Daikon

Kale

Kale

Kale

Broccoli

Broccoli

Broccoli

Cabbage

Cabbage

Cabbage

Butter Lettuce

Butter Lettuce

Butter Lettuce

Fig

Fig

Fig

Morocco Bean

Morocco bean

Morocco bean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013/06/22 Overgrown Cabbage

During my absence, cabbages were overgrown, have big leaves.

Cabbage

Cabbage

I made salad but too hard. I made cabbage juice with lemon juice and honey. This is very green, almost green vegetable!

Cabbage juice

Cabbage juice

I made cabbage soup with German smoked sausage, cooked for one hour, still crunchy.

Cabbage soup

Cabbage soup

Made stuffed cabbage, cooked for three hours, still kept the shape.

Cabbage roll

Stuffed Cabbage cooking

Stuffed Cabbage with Okara/Tofu Lee

Stuffed cabbage

Stuffed cabbage

 

 

 

 

2013/05/13 Spring Vegetable Garden

Now spring vegetable garden looks like this. Finally vegetables started growing for one month.

Vegetable garden

Vegetable garden

1st row1st row

1st row

 Runner BeanRunner bean

Runner bean

 Boir Tomato, I seeded in February and grew in balcony, but still very small.Boir tomato

Boir tomato

 

JP Cucumber, I seeded but only one came out and I bought two plants.JP cucumber

JP cucumber

 

Spaghetti squash, I seeded in February, now growing everyday.Spaghetti squash

Spaghetti squash

 

JP PumpkinJP Pumpkin

JP Pumpkin

 2nd row2nd row

2nd row

 Komatsuna, seeded few weeks ago, snails are eating. I hope they grow fast enough before got eaten.Komatsuna

Komatsuna

 MizunaMizuna

Mizuna

 Cabbage, seeded last Nov. and finally start growing.Cabbage

Cabbage

 Green Onion and Chives, over grown and keep them for seed for next year.Green onion

Green onion

 3rd row3rd row

3rd row

 Cherry Tomato, seeded in February but still very small.Cherry tomato

Cherry tomato

 JP Eggplant, bought two plants because seeded one but did not grow well.JP Eggplant

JP Eggplant

 Red Shiso leaf, voluntarily came out and grew so well.Red shiso

Red shiso

 4th row4th row

4th row

 Bell Pepper, bought one plant because seeded one did not grow well.Bell pepper

Bell pepper

 Celery, grew so big now. I made deep fried celery leaf which was very tasty.Celery

Celery

 Morocco BeanMorocco Bean

Morocco Bean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013/04/26 Spring Vegetable Garden

I seeded tomatoes and eggplant in balcony, but they did not grow well since balcony does not have enough sunshine.

So I decided to plant in the garden when they still small.

Bore tomato

Bore tomato

Bore tomato

 

Japanese Cucumber, Pumpkin

JP Cucumber, JP Pumpkin

JP Cucumber, JP Pumpkin

 

Bell Pepper and Cabbage. I bought bell pepper plant.

Bell Pepper, Cabbage

Bell Pepper, Cabbage

 

Eggplant, tomato, shiso.

Eggplant, tomato, shiso

Eggplant, tomato, shiso

 

Celery

Celery

Celery

 

Pea

Pea

Pea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010/04/20 Cabbage Pancake

The last cabbage did not curl but very green and tender.

So I made shrimp cabbage pancakes.

Cabbage pancake