Category Archives: comfrey

DUH moment

Yesterday had a DUH moment; and its not the first time for this one.  But, it gets forgotten as ego overrides common sense. Regarding my medicinal herb garden: Since I believe in using what grows in your area gives added … Continue reading

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garden update

for the bees garden is doing surprisingly well since it is as hot as it has been, with weeks in the 100Fs!  the main garden is well covered both from the top and from the side. eastern side with screening, … Continue reading

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Friday 13 update

More watering, more planting.  Using my GZ Yeti 400 to power the water pump, though charged 2 days ago, it read 80% when I plugged it in.  BUT only 60% when I shut it off. Then used it for the … Continue reading

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fall garden work

September saw a renewal of the zucchini and tomatoes in the main garden, so while I’m waiting on what is happening there, am prepping my eastern area for more containers and planters.  First was removal of the barbed wire that … Continue reading

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getting ready

  have ordered asparagus for fall planting, getting the grow bags ready. 25 of them.  Right now, they are at the perfect level to take the 3rd year roots that have been ordered and should be in this week or … Continue reading

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