Brussels sprouts and I did not have a fantastic year together in 2012. While we started out with a promising future and survived the move into the garden without any setbacks, our hotter-than-normal growing season was apparently not the prime conditions to develop sprouts.
Yesterday I started the process of cleaning out the gardens. There are a few things that are still hanging on: some broccoli that is going to seed, the brussels sprouts that never “sprouted,” and a few radishes here and there.
This week the time came to move my heirloom brussels sprouts and broccoli out into the garden. They’ve come a long way since I started them from seed at the end of February, so needless to say, this is