Category Archives: Flowers

Harvest Monday, July 31, 2017 – Containers Gardening

Last of the raspberries (the ones the birds missed). Now I am waiting for the blackberries to ripen, hopefully soon and I get to the ripe berries before the birds. ∗ ∗ ∗ Best ever onion harvest. After years of … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, May 15, 2017 – Tree Peonies

This past week, up until Thursday, the night time temperature was in the 30’s°F, but for Friday, the night time temperature was predicted to be in the 40’s°F plus it was a beautiful gardening day, high 60’s°F. Rain was in … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, August 1, 2016 – Garlic, Potatoes & Onions + Chinese Long Beans

Finally got rain (really rained not just a sprinkle) this past weekend and more rain today in the forecast. Grounds getting a good soaking. Plants are happy and the brown patches on my lawn should, hopefully, disappear this week. Dug … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, July 18, 2016 – Container Garlic & Ginger Update + Starting Fall Seedlings

There were only 2 – 3 green leaves left on each of the container (foam ice chest) grown German Red garlic plants (all the others turned brown) indicating they are ready to harvest. Very carefully dug up all 11 plants. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, October 5, 2015 – Flowers + Container Eggplants & Beets

Thought I would give you a glimpse of what’s still blooming in my garden. ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ ∗ The above bed of fall blooming daisies is surrounding my mailbox. I hope they brighten my mailman’s … Continue reading

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