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Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  middlemamma on 7/9/2010, 11:24 pm

Hi all!! Thought I would post some pics tonight of my very green but very behind little garden.



Below is the bed I have strawberries in, with some pole beans, black eyed susans, garlic and purple cone flower. No flowers yet, very few strawberries, beans were only planted about 5 weeks ago.


Here is the center of the same bed, closer up of the purple cone flowers, black eyed susans and beans.


Close up of the beans


Few Tomatos coming in


This is the tomato and pepper bed with worm tube



Here is the cukes, zukes, carrots, green onions and some sunflowers


Some more pole beans



Some Walla Walla sweets


My small little cukes Sad




Praying I get a few little harvests before the fall freezes.... Smile
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  Dunkinjean on 7/9/2010, 11:59 pm

Not to worry, everything looks great to me!

Since I am from the East, what are Walla Walla Sweets please?

Happy Gardening Everyone....
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Walla Walla Sweets are....

Post  middlemamma on 7/10/2010, 12:04 am

Yummo ONIONS Smile the best I have ever had in my life...
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  jenjehle on 7/10/2010, 12:39 am

If you want to give everything a boost, which is what I do depending on my crazy weather here in NE Indiana, you can give your plants some fish emulsion or Organic Miracle Grow. It might speed things up a bit.

I think it all looks wonderfun! Congrats Smile
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Fish Emulsion...

Post  middlemamma on 7/10/2010, 12:43 am

I just did this the first time yesterday. Smile See my other post : HOLY STINKY BATMAN LOL Smile I hope it works....
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  Megan on 7/10/2010, 7:12 am

Everything looks great! Nice and healthy.... looks like it is all poised to take off.
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  silverbug on 7/10/2010, 7:21 am

Fantastic. What a beautiful set up you have and all your plants look so pretty. I guess that's compared to my shaded swamp bed. LOL. I laugh because I have a fabulous bed that gets the most sun, then a so-so bed that with the right plants could be great, and then there's the bed that gets 5 hours of angled sun and mostly dappled, shaded sun, with moss growing on top and it rarely NEEDS to be watered. Anyway, your beds look fabulous and the plants look great too. Now that you've fertilized, depending on your weather conditions, I bet you get great harvests.

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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  jenjehle on 7/10/2010, 1:52 pm

middlemamma wrote:I just did this the first time yesterday. Smile See my other post : HOLY STINKY BATMAN LOL Smile I hope it works....

Yeah, I know the stuff is awful... smelling anyway. I about gagged everytime I went over to my gardens for the first 2 or 3 days after applying it. Not to mention the stinking FLIES were everywhere after I put it on my garden. They were swarming.

I just left my garden alone for a few days until the smell calmed down and swore I'd buy the deorderized (odor free) kind as soon as I got the chance Smile
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  middlemamma on 7/10/2010, 4:20 pm

THERE IS ODOR FREE KIND?!?!?!?!?! UGH!!! Wish I had known....would have just started with that.....
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  Josh on 7/10/2010, 4:25 pm

Your garden looks great middlemamma!
If your strawberries do like mine,the first year you won't get to many,but next year you will have lots of them.

Post more pictures in a couple of weeks and I bet we will see a big difference in how it has grown. It may be behind but it is really nice and green looking.
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Re: Garden update:July 9 2010 My plants seem so behind...

Post  sceleste54 on 7/10/2010, 5:46 pm

Beautiful !!

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