Sampling a yard long bean (Chinese Red Noodle bean)
The tall plants with the purple tops are amaranth
Cherry Vanilla Quinoa
Cherry vanilla quinoa (and that is amaranth in the background behind it)
Note the shadow in the center of this picture
This tall maple maple tree has grown a lot since last year and is now shading a considerable part of the garden. It is the reason the sweet corn and sunflowers aren’t as tall as they should be. Even though I love how it looks, I think it’s got to go.