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Post  PeonyLover on 5/7/2012, 3:00 pm

Ended up filling 3 4x4's, 1 1x8, 1 1x1 and 2 potato bags so far. Whew! After a rough start (broken wrist) and both my husband and son having surgeries over spring break i'm surprised at how much progress i have made. We are all well now and so is the garden. Here are my boxes on 4/10 (only 2 planted plus potato box)
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Box 3:


Potatoes: Adirondack Blue in box, Potomac red & Yukon in bags



Here is what they look like this morning: Laughing
Box 1:

Box 2:

Box 3:


And what a difference a week makes with tomatoes cyclops
Tomatoes 5-1:

Tomatoes 5-7:


And what i'm was super duper excited about!!!!!
My early Mother's day gift:

Mexicola Avocado & Improved Meyer Lemon rock on
Also my herbs are coming along nicely I have German Chamomile, Hibiscus, Rosemary, Thyme, Basil(sweet, Thai, Lemon), Stevia, and Parsley.
This is my first year SFG-ing and so far, so good.
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Post  elysia on 5/7/2012, 3:07 pm

looking great! Thanks for posting pictures that show the progress of your plants. Very Happy
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Post  PeonyLover on 5/7/2012, 3:48 pm

Thanks Elysia. This is my first year, so any success is good success. Now, the kids are involved and it's been a great learning tool.
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Post  quiltbea on 5/7/2012, 4:32 pm

Its coming right along. Good job.
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Post  acara on 5/7/2012, 6:12 pm

Lovely tom's.
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Post  RoOsTeR on 5/7/2012, 7:13 pm

Your garden looks great PeonyLover Hey make sure and log your tomato progress in the Tomato Tuesday 2012 thread.

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Post  PeonyLover on 5/7/2012, 7:19 pm

Thanks Rooster. I will check out the link. I've been photo documenting for my own garden journal and to create a lesson plan (i'm a teacher).
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Post  RoOsTeR on 5/7/2012, 7:24 pm

It's fun to share and compare, plus you can look back at the progress you made over the week. Lol, I make the forum my public journal Very Happy I don't think I'm dedicated enough to keep one on my own!

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Post  cheyannarach on 5/7/2012, 9:07 pm

Wow Shocked ! Your tomatoes just gave me hope for my tomatoes! Great pictures, thanks for sharing!
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Post  Goosegirl on 5/8/2012, 7:00 am

Looks great! I can't wait until I can get my toms outside as well!

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