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
» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by AtlantaMarie Today at 8:41 am

» What weed? is this? (with pic)
by sanderson Today at 2:57 am

» Garlic Growing Lovers
by yolos Yesterday at 10:28 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 10:06 pm

» Today's Harvest
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:48 pm

» Hello from Gilbert, AZ
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:44 pm

» Hello from West Coast Of Scotland
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:39 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 8:36 pm

» Ayrshire Newbie
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:34 pm

» Does MM improve with age?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 8:34 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:26 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 3:55 pm

» Gardening & Homesteading Skills Summit REGISTER NOW!
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:53 am

» A great offer for a local SFG,er
by jimmy cee 10/17/2017, 8:40 pm

» Lower south Oct 2017
by brianj555 10/17/2017, 5:02 pm

» Sowing Experiment! Anyone Tried This?
by brianj555 10/17/2017, 4:50 pm

» Thumbs Up????
by brianj555 10/17/2017, 4:47 pm

» BOOK GIVEAWAY - ENDS 10/20/17
by CapeCoddess 10/17/2017, 3:48 pm

» Turan in the Western Mountains
by countrynaturals 10/17/2017, 3:37 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by countrynaturals 10/17/2017, 3:34 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by Turan 10/17/2017, 12:01 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania, 3rd year SFG
by sanderson 10/17/2017, 12:17 am

» new greenhouse got drafted
by Scorpio Rising 10/16/2017, 8:08 pm

» Monarch Supporter
by Scorpio Rising 10/16/2017, 7:55 pm

» New England October 2017
by countrynaturals 10/16/2017, 1:09 pm

» October Avatar: Don't Fence Me In
by trolleydriver 10/16/2017, 11:45 am

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by trolleydriver 10/15/2017, 3:28 pm

» Leaf-Footed squash bugs
by sanderson 10/14/2017, 11:21 pm

» N & C Midwest: October 2017!
by Scorpio Rising 10/14/2017, 9:12 pm

» Tomato Questions
by Scorpio Rising 10/14/2017, 9:06 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Garden Update 6-14

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Garden Update 6-14

Post  Garden_State on 6/14/2010, 6:59 pm

Here is the latest from my SFG...


Latest Harvest (Broccolli, Lettuce, Spinach and Cherries!!!) Found out on Saturday that I have 2 big cherry trees in the backyard


Overview


Broccolli


Potatoes (dug down the other day and felt them growing)


Tomatos


Corn


Beans planted under the corn


Beans, Cukes, Peppers


Pollination at work

Hope everyones gardens are growing strong!!

Pete
avatar
Garden_State

Male Posts : 86
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 47
Location : Hunterdon County, NJ

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  Dunkinjean on 6/14/2010, 8:43 pm

Beautiful garden - the vegetables look great!

Your cherries brought back memories for me. When I was a little girl, my grandparents had 2 cherry trees that we picked and of course ate as many as possible!

Happy Gardening Everyone....
avatar
Dunkinjean

Female Posts : 675
Join date : 2010-05-05
Age : 62
Location : Central NJ - From 6A to 7A 2012

View user profile http://2jean@excite.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  quiltbea on 6/15/2010, 12:27 am

Your garden is lookin' good! I'm to the north of you so it gives me something to look forward to very soon.
Good luck.
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: Garden Update 6-14

Post  new2this on 6/15/2010, 8:47 am

What a wonderful garden space you have!!! Things are really looking good.

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: Garden Update 6-14

Post  timwardell on 6/15/2010, 9:43 am

Looks great! Very Happy
avatar
timwardell

Certified SFG Instructor

Male Posts : 778
Join date : 2010-03-02
Location : Frisco, Texas

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

Back to top Go down

Great photos

Post  ander217 on 6/15/2010, 10:05 am

Your garden looks great. How many years have you been doing this?

I think your pollinator insect could be a cabbage moth. Keep a good check on your broccoli and other cole crops for those horrible little green worms. Once the moths show up in my garden it isn't long until their offspring start doing their damage.

Thanks for sharing.
avatar
ander217

Female Posts : 1450
Join date : 2010-03-16
Age : 62
Location : Southeastern Missouri (6b)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  Garden_State on 6/15/2010, 10:13 am

Thanks...This is my first year...so far so good. I kept a good eye on that butterfly...did not go anywhere near the broccolli. It only wanted to get near the flowers on the strawberries (I lifted the chicken wire cage so it could get to the flowers). As soon as it was done, it flew away across the yard.

I check the garden for pests 2x per day. Had a few cabbage worms a few weeks ago, but none since. But will not let my guard down.

Happy Gardening!!

Pete
avatar
Garden_State

Male Posts : 86
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 47
Location : Hunterdon County, NJ

View user profile

Back to top Go down

LUCKY!!

Post  jenjehle on 6/15/2010, 10:52 am

I sure wish I would find cherry trees in my backyard!!! What a wonderful thing to discover.


Everything looks beautiful! I'm up north also... you give us something to look forward to Smile
avatar
jenjehle

Female Posts : 248
Join date : 2010-04-06
Age : 46
Location : Fort Wayne, IN - Zone 5B

View user profile http://picasaweb.google.com/107169543203897472824?feat=email

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  SassyScraps on 6/15/2010, 11:00 am

What a great find those cherry trees are. When we moved to our 100+ year old farmhouse, it had been empty for several years. I found so many goodies that first summer, tiger lilies, cherry trees, highbush cranberries, rugosa roses, columbine, raspberries and strawberries. It as been a lot of work getting everything back to a manageable state, but it has been worth it!
avatar
SassyScraps

Posts : 17
Join date : 2010-03-18
Location : New Brunswick

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  Garden_State on 6/15/2010, 11:07 am

Funny thing is, this is not our first year in the house. Just never noticed the cherries before. Was out mowing the lawn and one fell and hit me on the head. Maybe I am related to Isaac Newton!!
avatar
Garden_State

Male Posts : 86
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 47
Location : Hunterdon County, NJ

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  SassyScraps on 6/15/2010, 11:13 am

Hehe-Looks like you got a great harvest from them!
avatar
SassyScraps

Posts : 17
Join date : 2010-03-18
Location : New Brunswick

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

Post  AliSmith13 on 6/15/2010, 11:37 am

Wow! Garden looks GREAT! Very impressive for being you first year! Congrats and great work!
avatar
AliSmith13

Female Posts : 49
Join date : 2010-06-03
Age : 32
Location : Nampa, ID 5b-6a

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

Back to top Go down

Re: Garden Update 6-14

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