Top link: July and August gardening tips

During summer, remember always to water the plants. Chilies All chilies are producing many pods: harvest them ripe or unripe, store or eat them, and don't f...
July 2013 top post: Recipe: Purslane salad with sesame seeds

Green purslane was born spontaneously in this empty container, and I harvested many broad and fleshy leaves. With some magenta spreen and toasted sesame seed...
Cooking with Aromatic Herbs

A serie of posts that describe briefly each aromatic herb and provide curiosity, recipes and tips.

The July photo gallery: Sunflower

The plant for the banner picture of this month.
Seasonal Cooking for July

Seasonal Vegetables: Aubergines, beans, beetroots, broad beans, cabbage, caper, carrots, celery, chards, chick peas, chicory, cucumber, endive, eschalot, garlic, leek, lentils, lettuce, onions, peas, peppers, pumpkin flowers, purslane, radishes, rocket, spinach, string beans, Swiss chard, tomato, turnips, zucchini.

Seasonal Fruits: Almonds, apricots, bilberries, black cherries, cherries, currant, figs, gooseberry, loquats, melons, mulberries, peaches, pears, plums, raspberries, strawberries, water melon.

Blog Archive: July

Lemon Bergamot flower - July 26, 2013
Recipe: Almonds and tomatoes pesto - July 25, 2013
Recipe: Watermelon salad with spearmint - July 23, 2013
A myrtle tree - July 13, 2013
Recipe: Pesto spaghetti with cherry tomatoes - July 07, 2013
Sculpit flower - July 06, 2013
July gardening tips: Summer harvests - July 04, 2013
Recipe: Purslane salad with sesame seeds - July 03, 2013
Vervain flower - July 01, 2013
(Ita) Ricetta: Quiche di carote al dragoncello - July 27, 2012
Pennyroyal flowers - July 06, 2012
Aromatic and Spontaneous Herbs on Nebrodi Mountains - July 30, 2011
Recipe: Salad with Basil Vinaigrette - July 28, 2011
Recipe: Pickled Jalapenos - July 27, 2011
Aromatic Herbs, Chilies and Tomatoes Harvest - July 25, 2011
(Ita) WHB #293: Il raccolto - July 25, 2011
(Ita) Ricetta: Biscotti alla lavanda e salvia - July 23, 2011
Storing chilies: Hot chili sauces - July 22, 2011
Recipe: Aubergines and Pesto Pasta - July 21, 2011
(Ita) Il momento giusto di raccogliere... - July 20, 2011
Recipe: Eggless Dandelion Pancakes - July 19, 2011
Aromatic Herbs and Vegetables from pot to plate - July 18, 2011
(Ita) Pomodoro Ciliegino Nero (Cherry Black) - July 17, 2011
(Ita) Coltivare e raccogliere le spezie - July 17, 2011
Recipe: Hot Fried Knots with Chives - July 16, 2011
Storing marjoram - July 15, 2011
Recipe: Dandelion and Yams Pies - July 14, 2011
The surprising flowers - July 13, 2011
My 750th post - July 12, 2011
Recipe: Banana and Rhubarb Muffins - July 11, 2011
Black Aztec Corn Flower - July 09, 2011
Recipe: Couscous Salad with Cherry Tomatoes and Aromatic Herbs - July 08, 2011
Cooking with Basil - July 07, 2011
Aromatic Herbs in July - July 06, 2011
(Ita) Ricetta: Sgombro con salsa di acetosa - July 05, 2011
July gardening tips: It's harvest time! - July 04, 2011
Pesto ideas - July 03, 2011
Milk thistle Flower - July 01, 2011
Hyssop Flowers - July 31, 2010
Recipe: Chicken & Chilies Paella - July 29, 2010
Recipe: Tinda (Indian round gourd) Curry - July 27, 2010
Cascabel Chili Flower - July 26, 2010
(Ita) Ricetta: Biriani di pollo alla melissa e spezie - July 24, 2010
Recipe: Kohlrabi Salad, Chicory Salad - July 22, 2010
Dark Opal Basil Flowers - July 21, 2010
Recipe: Fried White Eggplant and Tomatoes with Pesto - July 20, 2010
A walk between my chili plants - July 19, 2010
Recipe: Tex-Mex Papalo Dip - July 16, 2010
Wild thyme flowers - July 15, 2010
Recipe: Lebanese Fatoush (Purslane Salad) - July 14, 2010
July and August gardening tips - July 13, 2010
Recipe: Rhubarb Crumble - July 11, 2010
Wild Clover Flower - July 09, 2010
Recipe: Baked Brie with Provençal Herbs - July 07, 2010
Chili peppers first pods - July 06, 2010
Chili de Onza - July 05, 2010
Recipe: Fried Egg with Coriander - July 05, 2010
White Aubergine Flower - July 01, 2010
Sensitive plant and some other flowers - July 31, 2009
Who loves the Black Scorpion Tongue? - July 30, 2009
(Ita) Coltivare i peperoncini - July 29, 2009
Recipe: Praga Ham Sandwiches with Corn Salad - July 28, 2009
Recipe: Bruschetta and Roasted Chilies with Calamint Sauce - July 28, 2009
Storing sun dried tomatoes - July 27, 2009
Recipe: Yellow Chilies Omelette with Dandelion - July 27, 2009
Storing chili peppers - July 26, 2009
Recipe: Indian Naan with Nigella and Sesame - July 26, 2009
Recipe: Herbal Cream Cheese - July 24, 2009
Storing basil - July 24, 2009
Recipe: Broccoli and Sausage Pasta - July 23, 2009
Recipe: Jackfruit Kebabs - July 23, 2009
Recipe: Green Purslane Salad with Eggs - July 22, 2009
Trailer for the next posts - July 22, 2009
Recipe: Chocolate Leaves with ginger - July 21, 2009
Recipe: Green Chilies with Sesame Paste - July 21, 2009
Chili Peppers: the first 2009 harvest - July 20, 2009
(Ita) Un prato di erba medica - July 20, 2009
Recipe: Onion Keftedes (Fritters) with mint - July 19, 2009
Saving chili pepper seeds - July 19, 2009
Recipe: Walnuts and Dates Bread - July 18, 2009
Recipe: Roast Ham Sandwiches with Chervil - July 17, 2009
Recipe: Sardines Bucatini Pasta with Wild Fennel - July 16, 2009
Watching chili peppers ripe - July 15, 2009
Recipe: Trinidad Perfume with Chervil Sauce - July 14, 2009
A butterfly on Marigold - July 13, 2009
Recipe: Coconut Rice with Peanut Butter and Curry Plant - July 12, 2009
Recipe: Chocolate Cake with Red Chili - July 11, 2009
Presto Pasta Nights #121: Round-up - July 10, 2009
Recipe: Kamut Soup with Coriander and Mint - July 09, 2009
Do you know what tree is this? - July 08, 2009
Recipe: Aubergines Salad with White Mint - July 08, 2009
Recipe: Grilled Sword Fish with Herbs - July 07, 2009
A miniaturized harvest: pears and carrots from my garden - July 06, 2009
Recipe: Bacon and Chili Scones - July 05, 2009
Recipe: Clams Spaghetti with Parsley - July 04, 2009
Chili peppers are growing - July 03, 2009
Recipe: Hot Couscous Salad - July 02, 2009
Recipe: Stir-fried String Beans with Sesame Seeds - July 01, 2009
Grow Your Own #30 Round-up - July 01, 2009
Recipe: Pasta with Almond Pesto - July 29, 2008
Flowers on pepper plants - July 27, 2008
(Ita) Nepetella e nepeta cataria - July 26, 2008
Recipe: Hot Beans Casserole - July 25, 2008
(Ita) Coltivare il basilico cannella - July 24, 2008
Recipe: White Gaspacho - July 21, 2008
Chilies on the catwalk - July 20, 2008
Recipe: Herb Moon Fritters with lavender - July 19, 2008
Surprise balm from last year sowing - July 17, 2008
Pepper first harvest - July 16, 2008
Another strange weed - July 09, 2008
June gardening tips: Chilies, the blooming part two - July 08, 2008
Recipe: Chocolate and Cinnamon Basil Patties - July 07, 2008
(Ita) Prezzemolo in fiore - July 06, 2008
July gardening tips: Aromatic Herbs, blooming - July 06, 2008
Sensitive Weeds? - July 04, 2008
The first Jalapeño - July 03, 2008
Recipe: Grilled Tuna Salad with Thai Basil - July 02, 2008
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