Friday, October 15, 2010

Garden Treasures

Madasyn finds a beautiful yellow squash.

Ivy discovers a pumpkin hiding among the leaves.

The children were amazed by the bees hovering and pollinating all the pumpkin flowers. This one's covered in pollen before he takes flight again.

We planted shallots today and harvested some green onions. As she helped the other fifth graders weed and plant the shallots, Rejane remarked, "I've never been this close to a teacher before!" It's always the little quips that make me smile.