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
» Acorn squash and determinate tomatoes
by walshevak Today at 8:28 am

» Lower South April 2017
by walshevak Today at 8:20 am

» Beans, Beyond the point of no return
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 7:17 am

» growing corn
by trolleydriver Today at 7:13 am

» Squash and Zucchini problems
by RC3291 Yesterday at 10:49 pm

» New England May 2017
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:17 pm

» Memorial Day
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:14 pm

» N&C Midwest: May is here! 2017
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:13 pm

» 1st time gardener in N Texas
by Songbird56 Yesterday at 9:57 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by bigdogrock Yesterday at 7:49 pm

» Tips for compost tumbler
by SwampTroll Yesterday at 7:17 pm

» New in NY...Hi all
by Roxystargazer Yesterday at 6:28 pm

» Spraying for disease
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 5:53 pm

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 5:31 pm

» First Time Gardener... can you give me advice?
by Songbird56 Yesterday at 5:22 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 5:13 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in May 2017
by SwampTroll Yesterday at 5:00 pm

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by Robbomb116 Yesterday at 4:42 pm

» Yard and garden Maintenance Gadgets
by yolos Yesterday at 3:12 pm

» Greenhouse dreams
by Turan Yesterday at 3:01 pm

» Bryan Greenbeard of Minnesota's 2017 Plans
by Greenbeard Yesterday at 1:38 pm

» Saving cantaloupe from cucumber beetle?
by has55 Yesterday at 12:53 pm

» Lil' Goners
by sanderson Yesterday at 12:23 pm

» Texas Dream garden 2017
by kamigh Yesterday at 10:50 am

» Hello from TN
by flowinowen Yesterday at 8:56 am

» Soaking seeds????? HELP
by Yardslave 5/28/2017, 6:30 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by sanderson 5/28/2017, 2:47 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by yolos 5/28/2017, 2:20 pm

» Strawberry protection
by donnainzone5 5/28/2017, 1:24 pm

» Using Eggshells for your garden
by countrynaturals 5/28/2017, 10:47 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

first SFG!

View previous topic View next topic Go down

first SFG!

Post  newgloves on 7/24/2010, 1:31 am

Well, growing up my parents had a huge garden and I've had two gardens in the past that produced wonderful tomatoes and cucumbers and that's about it. My squash/zuchinni, beans and lettuce has always been a disappointment. But, my sister - who once planted 24 tomato plants since she thought a 6 pack was all one plant - started SFG last year and it was a raving success for her so I just started mine last week. Yes, I'm bummed that it's so late in the season but here I am and excited to be doing it.

I've got a long growing season here (first frost is mid Nov) so my beans, cucumbers, swiss chard, beets, summer spinach and carrots are already popping out of the ground. I'm still waiting on my summer lettuce varities which are making me impatient. I've also planted tomato plants, peppers and squash from plant. Who knows how everything will do but I'm excited to be here and I appreciate all the knowledge and advice that you share! Hope to be growing soon. I'm also pregnant so DH jokes that I'm just growing all sorts of things!

Happy SFG!

newgloves

Posts : 30
Join date : 2010-06-29
Location : Northern CA

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: first SFG!

Post  Garden Angel on 7/24/2010, 9:05 am

Welcome from So Cal to you and your future sfg'er! Yes ! take advantage of your long growing season, its never too late to try ! at the least you can gain knowledge and some veggies on the way ! best of luck to you !
avatar
Garden Angel

Female Posts : 247
Join date : 2010-05-17
Location : zone 8b, SoCal

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: first SFG!

Post  moosedroppings on 7/24/2010, 3:16 pm

Welcome. I am a newbie that hasn't started yet so you are ahead of me...good luck with your SFG I know it's gonna be great!
avatar
moosedroppings

Female Posts : 51
Join date : 2010-07-22
Location : Dover, Arkansas zone 7 UpSo

View user profile http://www.rubyplaza.com/shop/heartnotesperfume

Back to top Go down

Re: first SFG!

Post  altagarden on 7/28/2010, 11:29 pm

Good luck. I lost all interest in my garden when I was pregnant! It made me morning sick to even think about lettuce and such. I let all sorts of lovely stuff dry out or go to seed.
avatar
altagarden

Posts : 92
Join date : 2010-07-20
Location : Alberta, Canada

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: first SFG!

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