Square Foot Gardening Forum

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Cajun Cappy Today at 9:40 am

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Today at 9:14 am

» Root Knot Nematodes - PROGRESS!
by dstack Today at 6:02 am

» Our 2017 garden makeover
by sanderson Today at 1:17 am

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by sanderson Yesterday at 10:55 pm

» Plant ID
by No_Such_Reality Yesterday at 8:24 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 3:44 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 2:04 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing February 2017?
by Kelejan Yesterday at 1:07 pm

» Western Mount/High Plains: Seed Planting Dates zone 5b
by RoOsTeR Yesterday at 8:58 am

» I'll get my Texas garden right yet
by RoOsTeR Yesterday at 8:57 am

» Roots...information....
by MrBooker Yesterday at 6:19 am

» Is this wood correct for building box?
by sanderson Yesterday at 4:42 am

» Hello from IA Zone 5
by sanderson Yesterday at 4:38 am

» Feedback for my 2017 garden plan
by sanderson Yesterday at 2:10 am

» ticks
by camprn 2/20/2017, 11:18 pm

» N&C Midwest: February 2017
by CitizenKate 2/20/2017, 10:58 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania, 3rd year SFG
by BeetlesPerSqFt 2/20/2017, 10:15 pm

» Peppers with black spots
by camprn 2/20/2017, 10:10 pm

» February 2017 Avatar: Time to Wake Up!
by sanderson 2/20/2017, 9:37 pm

» broccoli stunted
by yolos 2/20/2017, 9:34 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 2/20/2017, 6:10 pm

» Sanderson - Virtual Roadtrip Flyover
by trolleydriver 2/20/2017, 4:24 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by Goosegirl 2/20/2017, 3:53 pm

» Problems getting spinach seeds to sprout? Try this...
by trolleydriver 2/20/2017, 3:52 pm

» Spring Fever Anyone?
by newbeone 2/20/2017, 3:15 pm

» The raised bed of my dreams!
by ralitaco 2/19/2017, 9:20 pm

» Help - Building new raised beds
by ralitaco 2/19/2017, 9:06 pm

» Microbes...you gotta see this one !!!
by jimmy cee 2/19/2017, 8:20 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by yolos 2/19/2017, 5:41 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

NOTE TO SELF...

View previous topic View next topic Go down

NOTE TO SELF...

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 5/24/2014, 2:27 pm

When harvesting produce:


We found a 4 pound zucchini behind a plant I check daily, along with 1 1/3 lb. and 1 1/8 lb zuccs!!!

I'm thinking the big boy is going to be slab sliced to make gluten free lasagna!

audrey.jeanne.roberts

Posts : 1882
Join date : 2012-12-07
Location : Central Calif Mtns.

View user profile http://audreyjeanne-roberts.artistwebsites.com

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  donnainzone5 on 5/24/2014, 2:38 pm

Reminds me of the 6.5 lb. monster zucchini I grew last year!

donnainzone5

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 2002
Join date : 2010-03-02
Age : 69
Location : Bend, OR (Zone 5-6)

View user profile http://www.amway.com/DonnaKBecker

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  sanderson on 5/24/2014, 2:56 pm

Shocked 

sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 12885
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 5/24/2014, 4:55 pm

6.5 lb Zucchini?!!!  That's not a veggie it's a club you can use for a weapon!

audrey.jeanne.roberts

Posts : 1882
Join date : 2012-12-07
Location : Central Calif Mtns.

View user profile http://audreyjeanne-roberts.artistwebsites.com

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  donnainzone5 on 5/24/2014, 7:53 pm

We'll see if I can grow something similar this year, having started my squash from seed.

Fortunately, my neighborhood is pretty safe....  Maybe a baseball bat?

donnainzone5

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 2002
Join date : 2010-03-02
Age : 69
Location : Bend, OR (Zone 5-6)

View user profile http://www.amway.com/DonnaKBecker

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  Marc Iverson on 5/25/2014, 1:16 pm

I don't think I'll have this problem, since I'm one of the few people in our town and the only person in our neighborhood who can't grow zucchini.

Marc Iverson

Male Posts : 3636
Join date : 2013-07-05
Age : 55
Location : SW Oregon

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  sanderson on 5/25/2014, 2:37 pm

@Marc Iverson wrote:I don't think I'll have this problem, since I'm one of the few people in our town and the only person in our neighborhood who can't grow zucchini.
 Very Happy

sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 12885
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 68
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  FamilyGardening on 5/25/2014, 6:41 pm

audrey.Jeanne  cheers  Congrats on a great harvest!!!!

last year was the first year for us to grow zucchini and we found we liked making bread and muffins out of it  I love you ......question....the bigger it gets does the flavor stay the same?

happy gardening
rose.... who also wants to grow zucchini for the chickens and wonders how long will a zucchini store?  Very Happy

FamilyGardening

Female Posts : 2424
Join date : 2011-05-10
Location : Western WA

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  lyndeeloo on 5/25/2014, 8:29 pm

My zucchini was a bust last year and I bought some HUGE ones for 50 cents each to make bread with. Found a recipe online for making "apple" pie with them. Boy oh boy was it yummy and I had to really convince my guests that it was zucchini pie. I made a really mean "apple" crisp out of them too. I'm trying zucchini again this year and if it does well I'll hope for some big ones. 

lyndeeloo

Female Posts : 433
Join date : 2013-04-14
Location : Western Massachusetts Zone 5b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  Goosegirl on 5/25/2014, 8:32 pm

Dang! Got so busy doing everything else outside that I forgot to plant my zuke seeds!

GG

Goosegirl

Female Posts : 3408
Join date : 2011-02-16
Age : 52
Location : Zone 4A - NE SD

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  walshevak on 5/25/2014, 11:39 pm

zuke spears make a great dill pickle.

Kay

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast

walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4332
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 74
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: NOTE TO SELF...

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum