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
» First Tromboncino female flower
by countrynaturals Today at 6:43 pm

» Bryan Greenbeard of Minnesota's 2017 Plans
by brianj555 Today at 6:38 pm

» Tomato Questions
by brianj555 Today at 6:17 pm

» Using city water, how does your comsumption increase
by sanderson Today at 3:57 pm

» Today's Harvest
by brianj555 Today at 3:20 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by trolleydriver Today at 1:11 pm

» Coffee Substitute?
by countrynaturals Today at 1:09 pm

» Howdy, from Central Florida
by AtlantaMarie Today at 9:26 am

» Biochar?
by SQWIB Today at 8:18 am

» My Compost Bin
by SQWIB Today at 8:09 am

» A really, really Frugal Gardener
by sanderson Today at 3:30 am

» Worm bin?
by sanderson Today at 3:24 am

» Compost pit?
by No_Such_Reality Today at 12:05 am

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in October 2017
by Mimi2 Yesterday at 7:33 pm

» N & C Midwest: October 2017!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:20 pm

» BOOK GIVEAWAY - ENDS 10/20/17
by brianj555 Yesterday at 11:20 am

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 10:55 am

» Sowing Experiment! Anyone Tried This?
by brianj555 Yesterday at 10:36 am

» Spaghetti Squash ?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 10:28 am

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver 10/21/2017, 5:34 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by yolos 10/21/2017, 5:16 pm

» Frames for SFG Beds - Versitile PVC frames for Protection
by sanderson 10/21/2017, 4:10 pm

» California's Drought
by AtlantaMarie 10/21/2017, 10:04 am

» Hello from a 7b zone
by AtlantaMarie 10/21/2017, 10:00 am

» Newbie from Ayrshire, West Coast of Scotland
by plantoid 10/21/2017, 7:27 am

» Butterfly Junction
by sanderson 10/21/2017, 12:08 am

» Mels book
by sanderson 10/20/2017, 11:54 pm

» Any Strange and Wonderful Visitors? Photos please!
by countrynaturals 10/20/2017, 11:34 am

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson 10/20/2017, 3:38 am

» A great offer for a local SFG,er
by sanderson 10/20/2017, 3:07 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Gardening in the French Valley - Zone 9

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Gardening in the French Valley - Zone 9

Post  Chopper on 5/9/2010, 3:21 am

I am not new to gardening, but I am new to this. Familiar with it, but first practical experience. Living in So Cal I felt like I was wasting a good thing with a year round growing season and finally have put my money where my thoughts were. Thinking a thing to death is one of my shortcomings. I have added a few pictures. My only regret is that there isn't much to do in the garden once it is put together. Other than snail hunting after dark it just hasn't needed much work - though I have yet to build my trellises.

My backyard is south facing so this is great. Looking forward to getting some solar electricity too - perfect south facing roof space.

Below is what I have so far. I would like to add 3 more beds so it would be one 3X6' bed and the two rows of 4X4 and add a special potato box in a different area.



The beginnings on the potatoes


After awhile, and learning as I go - I had never grown potatoes before - I added a box on top so I could keep mounding the dirt. I may still need one more - glad I put these on the north side.

Chopper

Female Posts : 2467
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 62
Location : Warner Springs, CA USDA Zone 8a, Sunset Zone 7 (I think)

View user profile http://thezimmermannfamilytoo.blogspot.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Gardening in the French Valley - Zone 9

Post  Theresa on 5/13/2010, 6:01 am

Chopper your SFGs look fantastic!

Theresa

FOUNDER SFG forum 2009

certified SFG instructor

Female Posts : 211
Join date : 2010-02-26
Age : 63
Location : Illinois Z6

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Gardening in the French Valley - Zone 9

Post  silverbug on 5/13/2010, 6:53 am

Very envious of all those lovely plants doing so well. The beds look GREAT!

silverbug

Female Posts : 185
Join date : 2010-04-17
Age : 47
Location : Wauwatosa, WI (zone 5a)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Gardening in the French Valley - Zone 9

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