Tom's Edible Gardens

Specializing in year-round gardens.

Services

Creating Healthy, Productive, Edible Gardens

“Year round produce from your own garden”

The bay area allows edible gardens to thrive year-round. The challenge is finding time in our busy schedules to tend them. Whether you simply need help getting the garden up and running or you are looking for assistance planting and maintaining, Tom will work with you to find the level of service you need.

Services Provided:

  • Plant and/or maintain vegetable gardens
  • Pruning and care for all fruiting trees
  • Soil testing and organic amending
  • Set-up and maintenance of backyard compost bins
  • Espalier tree planting and pruning
  • Bi-annual fertilizing for fruiting and ornamental trees
  • Pruning and shaping ornamental trees and bushes
  • Compost: Consulting, installation and maintenance

 

Year Round Fruits and Vegetables Growing in Redwood City

(Typical List of Edibles Harvested from Tom’s Own Garden)

Month

Vegetables

Fruit

Herbs

January Fava beans, Snow peas, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Radish, Beets, Potato, Parsnip Passion Fruit, Mandarins Lemons All year long: Oregano, Bay leaves, Thyme, Mint, Rosemary, Kaffir lime leaves.
February Fava beans, Snow peas, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Radish, Beets, Potato, Parsnip, Strawberries Passion Fruit, Navel oranges, Mandarins, Lemons
March Artichokes, Fava beans, Snow peas, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Radish, Beets, Potato, Parsnip, Strawberries Mandarins, Navel oranges, Lemons
April Artichoke, Spinach, Potato, Strawberries Lemons Spring, summer, fall: Tarragon and Lavender
May Artichoke, Rhubarb, Strawberries, Radishes, Lettuce, Potato Raspberry, Lemons
June Artichoke, Garlic, Rhubarb, Basil, Lettuce, Carrots, Onions, Green beans, Radishes Cherry, Fig, Plum, Mulberry, Apricot, Raspberry, Blueberry
July Artichokes, Peppers, Tomato, Basil, Summer squash, Green beans, Radish Apricots, Nectarine, Peach, Fig, Passion fruit, Mulberry, Currant, Blueberries
August Summer Squash, Green beans, Strawberries, Tomatoes, Peppers, Basil Grapes, Passion fruit, Blue Beans, Guavaberry
September Winter Squash, Tomatoes, Peppers, Beets, Basil, Cucumber Passion fruit, Apples, Grapes
October Tomatoes, Peppers, Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Winter Squash, Beets Pineapple Guava, Kiwi, Fig, Apples, Pears
November Tomatoes, Peppers, Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Winter Squash, Beets Passion Fruit, Pineapple Guava, Kiwi
December Carrots, Onions, Lettuce, Beets, Parsnips, Potatoes Passion Fruit

 

Have a farmers market in your own back yard!

Tom Cronin
The Peninsula Pruner
271 Nevada Street
Redwood City, CA 94062
650-368-9206
Tom@TomsEdibleGardens.com

Tom has 30 years of experience planting, pruning and maintaining fruit trees, fruiting bushes and vegetable gardens. References available on request. Free estimates for all services.