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Week 20: Veggies Are Ready for Pickin’

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Week 19: I Grow Flowers Too

This last week I’ve really noticed my flowers coming into bloom. The hydrangea are really spectacular and my container garden of wave petunias and zinnias is getting full as well. I started my zinnias from seed. The variety is called … Continue reading

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Week 19: Garden Fresh Tomato Sauce

It’s tomato time in the garden! Cherry tomatoes have been popping up here and there, but it wasn’t until I came home from a brief vacation that I really was loaded with ripe ‘maters. Picking more, and more each day. … Continue reading

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Week 18: Diagnosis and Repair

Since my last post, here’s what’s been happening. Upon further inspection of the sick zucchini, I have borers. They were eating holes in the base of the zucchini  making the rest of the plant look sick. 😦 So, to prevent … Continue reading

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Week 17: Sick Zucchini

I’m just coming off of a 10 day heat wave into a little rain and another 2 day heat advisory with temps climbing into the 100s. The irrigation system seems to keep my plants thriving with the exception of the … Continue reading

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Week 16: Harvesting

It’s time to harvest in the Garden!! The carrots are a little small this year. I think there are two reasons for this, 1.) I did not plant the “King Carrot” variety and 2.) I didn’t thin these carrots out … Continue reading

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