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Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 5th, 2017, 8:31 pm

Tonight we had turnips with dinner. First time I've ever successfully grown them! :130:
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Queen K » Sep 5th, 2017, 9:38 pm

I am ready to turn the whole garden in some days and other days I'm okay with it.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 5th, 2017, 9:45 pm

I found that Nature's Gold gave it quite the boost this year - will probably do that again.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Queen K » Sep 5th, 2017, 9:56 pm

I'm going to do that for next year then. And thanks for the garden tour the other day. So nice to see it all looking so good.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 5th, 2017, 10:11 pm

Lol - good? Massivley neglected and untamed, maybe [icon_lol2.gif]

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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Bsuds » Sep 6th, 2017, 6:10 am

Well I Have a yard of dirt in my truck that needs to be moved to the new raised bed in the back yard.

Who's coming to help?
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 6th, 2017, 7:40 am

I would help Bsuds, except I am booked solid through next weekend. :/
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Bsuds » Sep 6th, 2017, 7:43 am

Lady tehMa wrote:I would help Bsuds, except I am booked solid through next weekend. :/


I can wait. :smt045
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Bsuds » Sep 6th, 2017, 10:37 am

I guess I couldn't wait. New box is filled and the extra will top up the other 2 when the crops are done.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby pbear » Sep 6th, 2017, 5:02 pm

Wow Bsuds, you are very efficient. If you get bored, feel free to come shovel soil at our place!
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Queen K » Sep 6th, 2017, 5:06 pm

Me next please. I've got the grass from the neighbours place on one raised bed already.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Bsuds » Sep 6th, 2017, 5:21 pm

3 days of on and off work and then 1 yard of soil moved via wheelbarrow to the back of the yard.

I am happy with the results but suspect I will be sore tomorrow!

Garden 2017 (Copy).jpg


I love the brick corner pieces that the wood fits into slots.
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Bsuds » Sep 6th, 2017, 6:58 pm

I need a shotgun! The damn Quail are digging in my new dirt dammit!
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 6th, 2017, 9:53 pm

Bsuds wrote:3 days of on and off work and then 1 yard of soil moved via wheelbarrow to the back of the yard.

I am happy with the results but suspect I will be sore tomorrow!

Garden 2017 (Copy).jpg


I love the brick corner pieces that the wood fits into slots.


that looks great! :up:
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Re: Gardening 2017: Fruits, Veggies, Flowers

Postby Lady tehMa » Sep 6th, 2017, 9:54 pm

Bsuds wrote:I need a shotgun! The damn Quail are digging in my new dirt dammit!


You haven't got anything planted yet though?

If you do, I usually put little stakes at the corners and in the middle of the sides, plus a few in the middle and then drape with dollar store netting.
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