Garden Daybook 7/11/13


Sixteen straight days of rain. Back up the ark and lower the ramp! The yard is wet – those are my feet in . . .

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Garden Daybook 6/6/13


This weeks Garden Daybook is a perfect example of how quickly spring weather changes. We experienced our last frost on May 25! We had . . .

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Garden Daybook 5/9/13


Finally, we have had several days of sun and warmth. I’ve been in the garden all day everyday. Yay! So far I have edged . . .

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The Dumbest Thing I've Ever Done in My Garden


I confess. I’ve done lots of dumb things in my gardens over my lifetime. Like when I spent entire afternoons walking our just plowed . . .

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Garden Daybook 6/20/12


Shortening days mean that onion plants begin to slow leaf growth and give their energy to bulb making. Today’s summer solstice is the longest . . .

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Garden Daybook 5/7/12


I couldn’t wait to get into the garden this morning to see the onion patch. I finished mulching in the dark yesterday evening and . . .

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