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
» What I've learned this year
by CapeCoddess Today at 2:39 pm

» Green Caterpillars
by CapeCoddess Today at 2:37 pm

» Some of our Gluten-free Cajun Recipes
by Cajun Cappy Today at 2:05 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by hammock gal Today at 1:21 pm

» Healthy Meals
by hammock gal Today at 1:12 pm

» What Are These Little Guys?
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 11:28 am

» Senseless Banter...
by trolleydriver Today at 9:47 am

» New England July 2017
by hammock gal Today at 8:51 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by AtlantaMarie Today at 5:47 am

» Can I use a fabric pot for SFG?
by Fiz Yesterday at 11:48 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 10:25 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 10:09 pm

» What do you know about making sauerkraut?
by CitizenKate Yesterday at 9:27 pm

» N & C Midwest; July 2017 !
by CitizenKate Yesterday at 9:21 pm

» PVC Watering Grid.
by CitizenKate Yesterday at 9:02 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in JULY 2017?
by Fiz Yesterday at 8:15 pm

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by audrey.jeanne.roberts Yesterday at 7:11 pm

» Your favorite watermelon and pumpkin
by audrey.jeanne.roberts Yesterday at 6:55 pm

» California's Drought
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 4:28 pm

» Caterpillars -Armyworm?
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 4:17 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania, 3rd year SFG
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 4:15 pm

» Just Completed my Garden.....What Should I Plant NOW!
by stealthmayhem Yesterday at 10:48 am

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by Robbomb116 Yesterday at 9:23 am

» Chive Omelet
by SQWIB Yesterday at 8:23 am

» who has chickens
by sanderson Yesterday at 2:33 am

» Spots on rosemary/marigolds
by AlwaysHotinFL 7/19/2017, 5:27 pm

» applying square foot gardening to container gardening! help!
by CapeCoddess 7/19/2017, 4:50 pm

» Turnips
by CapeCoddess 7/19/2017, 2:59 pm

» Squash vine Borers!!
by Scorpio Rising 7/18/2017, 9:56 pm

» Solar panels
by countrynaturals 7/18/2017, 4:34 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

any one from northern mn or zone 3 bordering 4?

View previous topic View next topic Go down

any one from northern mn or zone 3 bordering 4?

Post  nursekat424 on 5/14/2010, 1:15 pm

been looking around here and wondering if there is anyone from up here in northern mn, i know i border zone 3 and 4 so i can get by with the hardier zone 4 plants. but i'm fairly new to gardening and especially this zone. i'm used to sothern ohio where the growing season is fairly long. so any advice, suggestions, or even someone who just want to have another SFG with this crazy short growing season, i would love to talk, chat, msg (whatever works lol).
also anyone from other zones feel free as well.
avatar
nursekat424

Female Posts : 74
Join date : 2010-04-28
Age : 39
Location : Detriot Lakes, MN

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: any one from northern mn or zone 3 bordering 4?

Post  new2this on 5/16/2010, 8:36 am

Hi Kat

I'm down in SE MN, zone 4 - but hey, it's MN right....could snow in June for all we know?!?!

I am completely new to gardening. Glad I chose SFG as the way to go, though. It looks nice, and is easy to manage.
I think the big thing here (and this is up to Mother Nature of course) is starting early! Even here in MN we can (by theory) get in 2 plantings of peas. If all goes well, I'll be planting my peas again in July.....got my fingers crossed.
I guess I'll be buying lots of nursery plants versus starting from seed, which is alright.
Hope your garden is going well.

Tonya

new2this

Female Posts : 215
Join date : 2010-03-05
Age : 42
Location : southeast MN, zone 4a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: any one from northern mn or zone 3 bordering 4?

Post  nursekat424 on 5/16/2010, 12:45 pm

thanks for replying. cant believe there arent more ppl in our area. i agree about buying starts. i had no luck getting my own starts going- although i really really tried. found alot of rummage sales where they were selling plants also, so i got some that way. so good luck with your garden as well. hope we can learn together.
avatar
nursekat424

Female Posts : 74
Join date : 2010-04-28
Age : 39
Location : Detriot Lakes, MN

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: any one from northern mn or zone 3 bordering 4?

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