I found a garden planting cycle in the newspaper last week & cut it out. I live in Z8, so I know ours would be different. For Jan. & Feb., it says to sow English peas, beets, turnips, kale, kohlrabi, lettuce, mustard, & carrots.
"HI all, I need more cacti like a fish needs a bicycle, hah, but yet here are some new ones I purchased yesterday. This area is a big tourist destination (in winter, LOL) and there are lots of tourist shops selling all sorts of things,…"
I need more cacti like a fish needs a bicycle, hah, but I saw this small box of ready-for-travel cacti at a tourist shop and couldn't resist rescuing them. I'll slowly acclimate them to light and then outdoors. The cute Mammilaria cactus at lower…
"Hello Freddy, thank you for the warm welcome. Although it is in no way colder here than where you live. I do worry about all my precious collection of cacti, probably too much. I am doing a sort of mini "Ruth Bancroft" garden. I…"