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Post  RoOsTeR on 10/2/2012, 8:53 am

The monthly avatar theme for October is fall. You may call it Autumn Very Happy .
Post up your fall harvest, gourds, pumpkins, or even foliage.
HAPPY FALL!

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  cheyannarach on 10/2/2012, 10:24 am

Yay! cheers Happy fall ya'll!

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  gregrenee88 on 10/2/2012, 4:11 pm

Check out my avatar, it's as close as I can get now.
I love Fall!!! :fall:
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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  RoOsTeR on 10/2/2012, 4:40 pm

Looks good to me Renee!

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  rowena___. on 10/2/2012, 4:46 pm

this is how i can tell you live in a very different zone: you are looking for pumpkins and gourds, but right now i still have tomatoes, watermelon, eggplant, okra, and beans. LOL

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  southern gardener on 10/2/2012, 4:47 pm

I'm using my silly grandson, he HELPS me harvest...so gonna count that one as good ;0)

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  RoOsTeR on 10/2/2012, 4:58 pm

@southern gardener wrote:I'm using my silly grandson, he HELPS me harvest...so gonna count that one as good ;0)
LOL! Outstanding. Smile

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  plantoid on 10/2/2012, 6:00 pm

Pleased to hear every thing is OK after your op. Keep up with the physio.. you'll soon be back on your perch Rooster. Wink

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  CapeCoddess on 10/3/2012, 10:42 am

No fall foliage here yet, but I did manage to grow one spaghetti squash, from seeds of a store bought one, and 2 mini yellow pumpkins that came from a cantaloupe seed packet. Rolling Eyes I thought they were the strangest looking cantaloupes I'd ever seen until I cut one open.

So, the spag squash and the little yellow pumpkin are from my first year SFG! What a Face



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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  RoOsTeR on 10/3/2012, 10:48 am

What a great fall harvest CC Very Happy

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  Windsor.Parker on 10/4/2012, 11:57 am

My blueberry bushes are showing their beautiful Fall colors.


There's zucchini, marigolds, tomatoes, okra, peppers, eggplants and beans ALL hiding in the background.

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  Josh on 10/4/2012, 1:08 pm



The fall table top SFG is growing good! I've added some fall flowers and decorations. The gourd is one that I grew from my rare banjo gourds, I have some more still on the vine that are larger, I hope I can make a banjo out of one of them!
The green beans are ready to harvest and the onions are doing great! There is a plant right behind the little scarecrow and it's called a pumpkin on a stick, it has some little green pumpkin shaped things growing on it, I'm not really sure what kind of plant it is, but the plant and blooms sorta look like a eggplant.

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  llama momma on 10/4/2012, 4:47 pm

Decided to go with pumpkin art -


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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  camprn on 10/4/2012, 4:49 pm

@Josh wrote:
Pretty!

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  southern gardener on 10/4/2012, 7:05 pm

@Josh wrote:

The fall table top SFG is growing good! I've added some fall flowers and decorations. The gourd is one that I grew from my rare banjo gourds, I have some more still on the vine that are larger, I hope I can make a banjo out of one of them!
The green beans are ready to harvest and the onions are doing great! There is a plant right behind the little scarecrow and it's called a pumpkin on a stick, it has some little green pumpkin shaped things growing on it, I'm not really sure what kind of plant it is, but the plant and blooms sorta look like a eggplant.

Your garden is beautiful! Well, that's nothing new with you! Did you see on the news the other night about the giant pumpkin? I think it was 2,000 lbs!! affraid affraid

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Post  darci.strutt on 10/5/2012, 9:07 am

We have a lovely tree along the main road. The garden is in the background so I'm calling it a "garden photo" Smile

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  llama momma on 10/5/2012, 9:20 am

That's a gorgeous tree! Love it.
I wanted to use one of my 2 solid red 'autumn blaze' maple trees for my avatar. Couldn't get the lighting right then 15 mph wind knocked off all the leaves. Time to rake and compost.

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  plantoid on 10/6/2012, 4:39 pm

Looks like I'll have to stick with last months picture , for the garden has not altered very much except for a few leaves on the bush and runner beans becoming holes and browing around the holes as they are at the end of the season.

I got a nasty shock yesterday afternoon ...... hundreds and hundreds of tiny 1/3 inch long cabbage white butterfly caterpillers , trying to much on the brassicas and anything else they fancied.
Judicious use of a pair of scissors saw them consigned to the compost bin on the leaves . I've never ever had cabbage white attack this late in the year , they must have arrived whilst I was away a week ago .

Any survivors still on the plants should hopefully get trashed with tonights first frost minus ( 1 o C / 30 o F ? ) , of the season before they get well & truly established deep into the bigger cabbages where they usually survive living on the plant & its natural antifreeze.

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  lonewolfrissy on 10/6/2012, 5:39 pm

Jack-O-lanterns! Will change pic if it's too much. o.o

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  camprn on 10/7/2012, 6:19 pm





@RoOsTeR wrote:

+1.
And camp, that avatar is awesome hiddenID

this was my jack-o-lantern from two years ago, It looked awesome when it was lit... someone stole it. Very Happy Guess they liked it too...

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Post  walshevak on 10/8/2012, 1:50 pm

@lonewolfrissy wrote:Jack-O-lanterns! Will change pic if it's too much. o.o

Is that the pumkin fairy queen?

Mine is 2 of my grandchildren last Halloween.

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Post  lonewolfrissy on 10/8/2012, 4:19 pm

Maybe. Not sure. It was shared to me on facebook so I kept it. Smile

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Post  Turan on 10/13/2012, 5:06 pm

Wild turkeys roosting on hay stacks at our neighbor's place.

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Post  jillintx on 10/13/2012, 11:30 pm

My fall garden seems to be all about peppers right now!


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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme, October: Fall!

Post  CapeCoddess on 10/14/2012, 4:08 pm

Pretty peppers, Jill. What are the long skinny ones on the left?

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