Monthly Archives: June 2015

end of june

Not the garden I’d hoped for this year, but, this year is far from over Rhubarb looking good.  The plant on the right was struggling, but has bounced back Flower garden doing better than ever.  I like the flowers as … Continue reading

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no picture update

Trouble with my zucchini and spaghetti squash seedlings equals poor plants.  And before the zucchini had a chance to recover, we zoomed into the upper 90’s / low 100’s.  Plant growth shut down.  Did plant some additional seeds, 5 or … Continue reading

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garlic and shallots

  not a lot of garlic, but there are only two of us and some of these are pretty decent size. Despite the weird color shift on the photo and lack of reference, the bigger bulbs are about 2” diameter … Continue reading

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morning

from cool and wet, to upper 90’s – literally overnight.  Tapping into the rainwater to take care of the garden.  Found this little sweetie among the purslane this morning.  I say it’s a gopher snake, someone I know disagrees, says … Continue reading

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There be FIGS!

or at least there might be!  Have several of these forming on my little up and coming fig tree.  I’m excited!

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B’day present ordered

My birthday request has been honored – I’m getting a chipper/shredder!  We do the wood burning thing, and always have small bits left behind, as well as misc. stuff from the trees depending on the time of year.  Usually we … Continue reading

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ever changing

At this time of year, every day is something new in the garden guess it will be a good year for the circada.  This one has not come out of its shell, or did it die?  See empty casings all … Continue reading

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