Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

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.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Caterpillar - Good or Bad?
by trolleydriver Today at 1:23 pm

» Sowing Experiment! Anyone Tried This?
by sanderson Today at 12:48 pm

» Powdery Mildew and SoCal Fall Planting
by trolleydriver Today at 12:46 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by trolleydriver Today at 10:50 am

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Today at 10:06 am

» My SFG Journey:Returning to the Original Square Foot Garden Method
by has55 Yesterday at 11:12 pm

» N&C Midwest - September 2017
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:29 pm

» Bug/Pest Identification....Help!
by brianj555 Yesterday at 6:43 pm

» Mushroom in my lettuce!
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 6:21 pm

» What is this? Plant identification?
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 5:48 pm

» New England September 2017
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:35 pm

» Today's Harvest
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:32 pm

» Roasted butternut squash soup
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:06 pm

» What I learned this year
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:05 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:02 pm

» Flavor bomb cubes for veggies and...
by hammock gal Yesterday at 12:35 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 10:55 am

» Frankensquash
by trolleydriver 9/24/2017, 10:20 pm

» Compost Heaps
by brianj555 9/24/2017, 5:09 pm

» Fall Garden?
by sanderson 9/24/2017, 4:46 pm

» Cucumber Plants on the Ground! :-(
by brianj555 9/24/2017, 4:40 pm

» Hello from NE OHIO
by Scorpio Rising 9/24/2017, 3:19 pm

» Any Strange and Wonderful Visitors? Photos please!
by hammock gal 9/24/2017, 8:59 am

» Happy Autumn Equinox
by brianj555 9/23/2017, 11:24 am

» Amaranth
by AtlantaMarie 9/23/2017, 8:44 am

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by trolleydriver 9/23/2017, 7:25 am

» Spotted Lanternfly: invasive pest "new" to the US
by sanderson 9/21/2017, 1:41 pm

» First red kidney bean harvest....now what?
by AtlantaMarie 9/21/2017, 6:28 am

» question about Garlic and winter
by Scorpio Rising 9/20/2017, 6:38 pm

» Ginger
by has55 9/20/2017, 2:38 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  cyclonegardener on 10/31/2014, 11:45 pm

Probably one of the best years on record and a very long growing season.
Here's the grade I'm giving them
Potatoes A+
Lettuce B- (warm fall left too many aphids nipping them)
Carrots (fall) A+ (ideal weather, timely rains)
Watermelon C+ (cool spring slowed things)
Melons B
Tomatoes  A-
Peppers B
Radishes: A
Cotton: B (first year, long growing season helped)
Peas: A
Beans B
 
Now it's time for my cold frame to extend the season under the "lights". Have lettuce and Kale.

cyclonegardener

Male Posts : 94
Join date : 2011-12-07
Location : SE Iowa

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  meatburner on 11/1/2014, 12:36 am

So, what does that mean to you?
avatar
meatburner

Male Posts : 321
Join date : 2012-10-24
Age : 67
Location : zone 6b, southwest missouri

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  cyclonegardener on 11/7/2014, 10:35 pm

Means I'm healthier because of it.

cyclonegardener

Male Posts : 94
Join date : 2011-12-07
Location : SE Iowa

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  meatburner on 11/7/2014, 11:03 pm

Isn't it awesome!  Good for you.
avatar
meatburner

Male Posts : 321
Join date : 2012-10-24
Age : 67
Location : zone 6b, southwest missouri

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  quiltbea on 11/8/2014, 11:30 am

You've joined the many of us that have seen our growing season close, except for tunnel beds and indoors.  It was great while it lasted.
It sounds like you did well and I'm sure when the seed catalogs arrive, starting in Dec usually, you'll be making out your new list of varieties to try.
You did good.
avatar
quiltbea

Female Posts : 4690
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 75
Location : Southwestern Maine Zone 5A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  jimmy cee on 11/8/2014, 1:59 pm

I'd look at it this way.
Now I can officially start thinking of our next growing season...Sometimes it's difficult, but, I do like to think positive when I can.
avatar
jimmy cee

Certified SFG Instructor

Male Posts : 1917
Join date : 2013-02-16
Age : 81
Location : Indiana PA....zone 5

View user profile http://www.jcjigs.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

Post  Mikesgardn on 11/9/2014, 4:16 pm

It has been a very good year for me here in Maryland, and hate to see it go.   I still have some carrots in the ground, about 100 days from when I planted them.  I hear that carrots can take some freezing days, so I'm going to delay harvesting them for a while.    Maybe I'll pick them for thanksgiving.
avatar
Mikesgardn

Male Posts : 219
Join date : 2010-03-09
Age : 55
Location : Elkridge, MD (zone 7a)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

HOW ABOUT STRAWBERRIES

Post  hester78132 on 11/12/2014, 4:40 pm

I USED 31 OF MY 32 SQUARES TO PLANT STRAWBERRIES.  SINCE I AM IN A MODERATE CLIMATE,  I WILL HAVE LOTS OF STRAWBERRIES THIS SPRING.
\
HESTER78132
avatar
hester78132

Posts : 2
Join date : 2014-05-08
Location : New Braunfels, Tx

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unfortunately, tonight officially ends the 2014 outdoor growing season for me.

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