"I guess I'll report my day. GRRRR I had to be at Wilma's at 7:30ish this morning and the other gal was supposed to show up at 9. She showed up at 11:00 and my back tire was 1/2 flat, since it was old and found out there was a nail in it…"
"Good, I didn't know where to put this comment and pics....
Yesterday I bought my very first, very OWN... CHAINSAW!! No more begging the Mr. to teach me to use his heavy BIG Husqvarna! We have had to have our Mistletoe infested Sweet Gum , more…"
"That's great, William! You are due for a decent season after all you've been through the last couple of years. Oh, I planted and am harvesting some long and climbing beans called "asparagus" beans. They are…"
"William ... should have mentioned that both BT and Spinosad are foliar and you want to be sure to get under the leaves as well as the top. ALSO... it washes off with any overhead watering so you have to reapply. That's…"
"Of the hundreds of snow peas grown and picked in my garden this year, I can honestly say not ONE made it into the house ... they are just too good to munch on immediately. :) Having the same problem with sweet treat tomatoes…"
You are correct. The pictures are from last summer. Had a knee injury and a replacement so I didn't get the winter garden planted earlier. I'm working on it now. Just got the Brussel sprout and broccoli planted (started them indoors) The only other plants growing are swiss chard (still growing good from last sumer) and onions, lettuce and spinach. You can grow just about anything where you are, can't you? Happy to be your friend. Just found this place and looks like I'm going to like it.
"I have a similar issue here. The beds along the back of our property are in shade almost all day. Then they get blasted with hot, end of day sun for a few hours. We have rhododenrons, azaleas. witch hazel and hollies in these beds, along with…"
"This is my difficult garden... Super deep shade in winter & spring then HOT afternoon sun in summer blasts it... The Hosta suffer - poor things :(
Hoping as this is their 2nd full year here they will handle the summer blast better - if not a…"
"Vicky you have very good ideas. I do have several 6 inch PVC pipe 8ft long out in the Barn I could use I would need to drill holes in them and stick them in the ground. I guess I can do that latter . I planted them in between the Maters for they…"