This Past Week The Garden Show Was All About Crepe Myrtles And;

A fun watermelon mint recipe to try:


  • Large 4-5 pound seedless watermelon
  • 1 sweet onion
  • 1/4 cup  red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 cup  extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • 4 ounces feta cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 4-6 whole mint sprigs




·         Cut the melon and into bite size pieces and set aside. Peel and slice the onion into rings.


·         In a small bowl, add vinegar and whisk in the olive oil, a little at a time.


·         Add in the chopped mint and add salt and pepper to taste.


·         In a large bowl, combine the melon, onion, and crumble in the feta.


·         Add the dressing and toss gently until everything is coated.