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My first report for 2012:
Two raised beds prepped and ready, five to go. Plus a pretty large corner tree/flower bed we're installing. Yay dirt!
We're scaling way back this year and only trying to grow things we are interested in eating/using, which means lots of tomatoes, jalapenos, herbs, eggplant, carrots, and maybe some onion & garlic.
I hope this year will be the year of the.... CHICKEN. We're researching coop plans and breeds now. I'm…Continue
Now that the danger of frost is over it is time to get planting tender annuals. I have already started planting vegetables and herbs in my raised bed garden that was built last year. Now we are in the beginning stages of adding on it to to enlarge the garden. I can't wait until it is finished, so I can plant even more.…Continue
Added by Freda Eckel on May 9, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments
A bountiful kitchen garden in a small backyard is my goal. I use raised beds and companion garden to optimize my space. I have found that if I use successive and relay planting with the companion plantings I can get an amazing amount of veggies from this small garden. The great thing about companion garden besides…Continue
This is my first post on my blog here on Garden-Share. I would like to let you know a little about my garden and me, the gardener. First, let me say the garden and the gardener are always changing, always growing, and both can be frustrating!
My garden started small and has evolved over the years as I have learned more about gardening through books, magazines, dear friends, and the always reliable, 'trial and error'. Due to the size of my back yard and a not-so-great back, I have…Continue
Added by Belinda Jensen on January 14, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments