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
» Sowing Experiment! Anyone Tried This?
by brianj555 Today at 7:33 am

» Your favorite blackberries or raspberries?
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:07 am

» Aerogrow by Miracle Grow
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:05 am

» Seed Organizing Ideas
by AtlantaMarie Today at 7:04 am

» Floating Away and New Seeds!
by sanderson Today at 2:06 am

» Areogardening
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 9:54 pm

» 2018 SFG in Brooks, GA
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:39 pm

» N&C Midwest: February 2018 !
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:31 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:38 pm

» has55's R & D Journey
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:55 am

» parsnips in square foot garden?
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:43 am

» WANTED: Pictures of Compost Bins
by bigdogrock 2/19/2018, 10:28 pm

» A new SFG fan from Texas
by BeetlesPerSqFt 2/19/2018, 10:27 pm

» The New Square Foot Gardening Foundation page is now online!
by sanderson 2/19/2018, 6:40 pm

» February: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by sanderson 2/19/2018, 6:31 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Scorpio Rising 2/19/2018, 6:24 pm

» Invasive Tree Roots - Very important topic for newbies.
by sanderson 2/19/2018, 6:23 pm

» excited to be here!
by Kate888 2/19/2018, 2:57 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson 2/18/2018, 2:58 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by sanderson 2/18/2018, 12:16 am

» New England Feb 2018
by sanderson 2/17/2018, 8:14 pm

» Eggplant - (Japanese) Millionaire
by Scorpio Rising 2/17/2018, 11:42 am

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by has55 2/17/2018, 8:17 am

» SUGA 2018
by SQWIB 2/16/2018, 3:15 pm

» LED grow lights......any advice?
by sanderson 2/15/2018, 12:08 pm

» Mystery plant - need ID please
by yolos 2/14/2018, 8:44 pm

» new to the site from Arkansas
by Scorpio Rising 2/14/2018, 8:36 pm

» Hiya from Massachussets
by Scorpio Rising 2/14/2018, 8:31 pm

» What I learned this year
by Scorpio Rising 2/14/2018, 8:21 pm

» Happy Valentine's Day!
by Scorpio Rising 2/14/2018, 8:19 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Page 3 of 3 Previous  1, 2, 3

Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  sanderson on 7/27/2015, 2:11 am

@trolleydriver wrote:Kelejan ... concerning indoor plastic plants:  An elderly neighbour volunteered to water our indoor plants while we were away.  When we got home we found out she watered both the real plants and the plastic plants.
Too cute!

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
avatar
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 15390
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 69
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  FRED58 on 7/27/2015, 6:15 am

Kelejan: No, I wont be replacing the beagles. I WILL make the garden beagle-proof. There is a 1-meter fence around it now, with a short, decorative 1-foot picket fence around the border. where they dug under the gate I now have a wooden deck. I'm sure the escape committee is already working on the net tunnel Very Happy .
avatar
FRED58

Male Posts : 145
Join date : 2015-03-25
Age : 59
Location : Kincardine, Ontario, Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  trolleydriver on 7/27/2015, 9:34 am

Kelejan ... Alas ... no gardening presents. In fact it was quiet day. Only my wife and mom were with me.
avatar
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 4077
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 70
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  Kelejan on 7/27/2015, 10:49 am

Pretty cool here in British Columbia Southern Interior right now.  54F/12C rising to 73F this afternoon.  Rainy as well with a thunderstorm forecast.

I will be planting chard and beet seeds later on today, hoping for a good start as the temperature is forecast to rise to 97F by Friday.

This year has been a real flip-flop in weather patterns, too cool or too hot at the wrong times.  I know we are not alone.
avatar
Kelejan

Female Posts : 5058
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 82
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

View user profile http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  trolleydriver on 7/27/2015, 3:41 pm

Current temp here in Ottawa is 30 C / 86 F with a humidex of 36 C / 96 F.  It's the humidty that is brutal.  Just moving slowly outside makes me perspire.  Supposed to be hotter tomorrow.
avatar
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 4077
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 70
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  sanderson on 7/27/2015, 4:45 pm

Dang that humidity.

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
avatar
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 15390
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 69
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  Kelejan on 7/27/2015, 11:11 pm

Got seeds of beets and chard planted and well watered in, ready for the rise in temperature this week.

I have felt quite chilly for a couple of days and now look forward to feeling warmer again.  Before we know it, fall and winter will be here. Sad
avatar
Kelejan

Female Posts : 5058
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 82
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

View user profile http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  Kelejan on 7/30/2015, 2:52 pm

Very pleasant 24C/74F right now but due to rise to 35C/95F later this afternoon, so I had better get out and do something.

Tomorrow's forecast is 38C/100F once again, and similar temps for the rest of the week.  Phew!
avatar
Kelejan

Female Posts : 5058
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 82
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

View user profile http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  trolleydriver on 7/30/2015, 2:59 pm

Kelejan ... your location is hotter than where I am.  Yesterday (temp 34C) was the hottest July 29th in Ottawa, Ontario in 123 years.

Do you get the high humidity levels that we get here?  Right now its 30C with 44% humidity which makes it feel like 35C.
avatar
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 4077
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 70
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  Kelejan on 7/30/2015, 3:34 pm

Trolleydriver, no, we do not get the high humidity that you unfortunately have so it i far  more bearable.

Not to say that I don't "glow" somewhat. Sometimes we do get a bit more humidity at times but just lot like you do.  But I did melt a bit when we had several weeks of high temps with no let -up.

But you sure beat us when it comes to the cold.  Brrr!
avatar
Kelejan

Female Posts : 5058
Join date : 2011-04-24
Age : 82
Location : Castlegar, British Columbia

View user profile http://www.castlegarinkspot.ca

Back to top Go down

Re: CANADIAN REGION - What are you doing in July 2015? 5

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 3 of 3 Previous  1, 2, 3

Back to top


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