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A Raised Garden

I haven’t planted a garden in years.  I think the last time I tried I ran into two problems:  1) red clay in my yard, and 2) a basset hound that like to dig.   180 more words


Garden - Day Twenty-three

And, away we grow! We need to find a garden toad to be the garden guardian.

Little gardeners

It is parent helper afternoon for the Kitchen to Garden to Kitchen Again program at Nundle Public School, established as part of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation… 249 more words

Vegetable Garden

Sci Fi flowers and first timers

Here is a miscellaneous post on a couple non-garden topics.

First up, Sci Fi space odyssey flowers. These cool flowers are growing in the wife’s flower garden. 392 more words

Vegetable Garden

5/22/15: In the garden this week

The drought continues! Despite all the predictions and lots of cloudy weather, we received well under an inch of rain this week, so the soil is very, very dry–unusual for this time of year. 476 more words


Garden beginnings

I moved my seedlings out to my little greenhouse last week, in order to start hardening them off to get them ready for planting in the garden in a few weeks.   144 more words


the garden in May

Smelling: lilac

Sowing: runner beans, French beans, carrots, beetroot and salad leaves

Harvesting: asparagus and rhubarb

Watching: parsley and chard go to seed

Some years our vegetable planting is planned in January, seeds are bought in good time and diligently sown in gutters in the greenhouse or in well prepared seed beds in the garden. 192 more words

Farmhouse Garden