Midwinter Merriment: Plant peas, yo!

Here it is – a countdown til spring. From now until the first day of spring, I will post ways to make the dreary days of midwinter a little more merry.

Day 20: Peas please!

20_Plant_PeasOnce you get your peas in the ground, it really feels like spring is around the corner! Peas are one of the first things you can get going in your midwinter garden. The newsletter I’ve written for you this month, which gets delivered to your inbox today, is full of links with tips and tricks for getting the most out of your garden peas! Check out past newsletters here, including today’s, and sign up for this awesomely free resource!

Day 21: Take a gardening class.
Day 22:Plant bare root.
Day 23: Sign up for Seattle Seedling’s Spring Fling!
Day 24: Plant primroses.
Day 25: Get yourself a doughnut and make it “for here.”
Day 26: Frequent the Farmers’ Market
Day 27: Eat Root Vegetables Disguised as Cake!
Day 28: Be a Garden Show Goer.
Day 29: Drink more hot chocolate.
Day 30: Create a springtime “advent” calendar.