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Post  georgiahomegarden on 5/18/2012, 4:10 pm

I hope everyone is busy in their gardens. I snapped some updated pictures of my garden this week. I hope you like them, please share your garden pics on this thread. Thanks.


http://georgiahomegarden.blogspot.com/2012/05/garden-update-may-16-2012.html
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Post  littlesapphire on 5/18/2012, 9:40 pm

Your garden is looking great! I'd post pictures of mine, but I don't have any recent ones and it's nearly 10pm Very Happy
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Post  Daniel9999 on 5/18/2012, 9:57 pm

I have only one proper SFG 4' by 8' bed to show as this is my first year with the ANSFG method and I wanted to start out with a single bed to test the efficiency of the composts I selected and make sure I worked out any kinks I may have encountered gardening this way before going "big".

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Post  walshevak on 5/19/2012, 6:14 am

I have to say the one "proper" bed is looking good.

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Post  Daniel9999 on 5/19/2012, 9:49 am

Thanks walshevak!
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Post  RoOsTeR on 5/19/2012, 9:56 am

@georgiahomegarden wrote:I hope everyone is busy in their gardens. I snapped some updated pictures of my garden this week. I hope you like them, please share your garden pics on this thread. Thanks.


http://georgiahomegarden.blogspot.com/2012/05/garden-update-may-16-2012.html

The gardens look excellent georgiahomegarden! I love the Coca Cola planter in the background and what is the trap for??
How's the wife?
Thanks for sharing and keep us updated Very Happy

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Post  darci.strutt on 5/19/2012, 5:14 pm

I made my Facebook garden album "public" so you should be able to see it. We jumped on the warm weather and redid the old railroad tie garden (22 years old) and created a new raised SFG this year. I LOVE it. It was a ton of work, but now that it's done it feels very good! I start each morning with some time in my garden. I'm excited for each new seedling, and this weekend I'm planting the tomatoes and cucumber that I started in the basement. The photo album will keep growing...just like my garden. Very Happy

http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.3341011596620.144384.1008589320&type=1&l=a066437c3e
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Post  Goosegirl on 5/19/2012, 8:57 pm

@darci.strutt wrote:I made my Facebook garden album "public" so you should be able to see it. We jumped on the warm weather and redid the old railroad tie garden (22 years old) and created a new raised SFG this year. I LOVE it. It was a ton of work, but now that it's done it feels very good! I start each morning with some time in my garden. I'm excited for each new seedling, and this weekend I'm planting the tomatoes and cucumber that I started in the basement. The photo album will keep growing...just like my garden. Very Happy

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Great work! Looks incredible!

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Post  Pepper on 5/19/2012, 10:16 pm

WOW is all I can say to darci.strutt your garden is supurb. Your 22 years of experience shows By the way to the forum.
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Post  darci.strutt on 5/19/2012, 11:27 pm

Thanks for the welcome Pepper! I'm learning lots here!
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Post  quiltbea on 5/19/2012, 11:35 pm

Those are some great garden pictures.

I'm sorry, but I don't do Facebook so can't see those. Don't want to ever do Facebook or Twitter. Friends have caught viruses and had puter probs from some goings on with them before so I stay away from them entirely. Can you post any pics here?
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Post  darci.strutt on 5/19/2012, 11:47 pm

Quiltbea - I posted some under 'garden plans' here so you can see the layout.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t11967-new-garden-for-2012

...though just viewing my photo album is safe on Facebook. It's clicking on "stories" or phantom ads that can get you in trouble.
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Post  georgiahomegarden on 5/20/2012, 11:32 am

@RoOsTeR wrote:
@georgiahomegarden wrote:I hope everyone is busy in their gardens. I snapped some updated pictures of my garden this week. I hope you like them, please share your garden pics on this thread. Thanks.


http://georgiahomegarden.blogspot.com/2012/05/garden-update-may-16-2012.html

The gardens look excellent georgiahomegarden! I love the Coca Cola planter in the background and what is the trap for??
How's the wife?
Thanks for sharing and keep us updated Very Happy


Thank you! The coca cola cooler contains my jalapeno peppers and habanero peppers. The trap is to catch squirrels that get into the garden. I was having issues with them digging in my beds. The wife and baby are doing great, she is seven weeks old.

Here is a link about the planter.
http://georgiahomegarden.blogspot.com/2012/04/coca-cola-cooler-pepper-planter-box.html
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Post  georgiahomegarden on 5/20/2012, 11:36 am

@quiltbea wrote:Those are some great garden pictures.

I'm sorry, but I don't do Facebook so can't see those. Don't want to ever do Facebook or Twitter. Friends have caught viruses and had puter probs from some goings on with them before so I stay away from them entirely. Can you post any pics here?

Kudos to you! I am another non facebook or twitter person. I think it is way overhyped and overblown!
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Post  georgiahomegarden on 5/20/2012, 11:37 am

[quote="Goosegirl"]
@darci.strutt wrote:I made my Facebook garden album "public" so you should be able to see it. We jumped on the warm weather and redid the old railroad tie garden (22 years old) and created a new raised SFG this year. I LOVE it. It was a ton of work, but now that it's done it feels very good! I start each morning with some time in my garden. I'm excited for each new seedling, and this weekend I'm planting the tomatoes and cucumber that I started in the basement. The photo album will keep growing...just like my garden. Very Happy

http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.3341011596620.144384.1008589320&type=1&l=a066437c3e[/quote]

Great work! Looks incredible!

GG

Excellent garden pics, while I don't do facebook, the wifey does so I was able to view. Razz
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Post  walshevak on 5/20/2012, 12:43 pm

Hey georgiahomegardener. Thought I'd share the pics of my son's habenero with you.

after overwintering in the greenhouse. Btw. It bloomed and produced pea sized peppers between Jan and March. My son says it has leafed out and is blooming again.



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Post  doneal on 5/20/2012, 4:46 pm

here are my update pic

here is a yellow tomato ready to pick



here is a pic of my baby cukes



and here is a pic of my strawberrys

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Post  georgiahomegarden on 5/20/2012, 5:29 pm

@walshevak wrote:Hey georgiahomegardener. Thought I'd share the pics of my son's habenero with you.

after overwintering in the greenhouse. Btw. It bloomed and produced pea sized peppers between Jan and March. My son says it has leafed out and is blooming again.



last summer


That is awesome, I have heard you can grow peppers year round if you protect them from frost. I have never done it because I just replant every year. Nice! Very Happy
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