Now, there's an upside.
Tomatoes are growing like it's August.
Cool-weather greens are surging and going quickly to seed. This is komatsuna from Hudson Valley Seed Library.
Most greens don't like 90 degrees. And they absolutely taste sweeter when grown in the 40-60 degree range. No problem: three days from now our high is predicted to be 55 degrees.
We can't get enough of these green leafies, growing also in the nicely shaded on-the-ground raised bed.
Joker lettuce from Wild Garden Seed
In a flurry of planting, we didn't label this lovely ruffled kale. It's mighty tender.
Send one up for the folks in the path of the Oklahoma tornadoes...