Square Foot Gardening Forum

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.


Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Mid-South: December 2016
by yolos Today at 5:57 pm

» TrolleyDriver's Compost Thermometer
by trolleydriver Today at 5:21 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing December 2016
by trolleydriver Today at 5:12 pm

» Tomato Tuesday 2016
by AtlantaMarie Today at 4:41 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by PVPind Today at 12:13 pm

» Holy snow Batman!
by donnainzone5 Today at 12:13 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals Today at 11:44 am

» Garlic: Freeze, thaw, and heave
by camprn Today at 7:05 am

» Garbanzo (Chickpeas, Cicer arietinum) and Kidney Beans
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 11:28 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 10:43 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:43 pm

» Second Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 9:41 pm

» N&C Midwest: December 2016
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:18 pm

» CHALLENGE - Smallest possible footprint
by Kelejan Yesterday at 5:19 pm

» GF Collard Greens, Kale Recipes
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 12:49 pm

» 2016 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson Yesterday at 11:48 am

» New England, December 2016
by CapeCoddess 12/6/2016, 3:27 pm

» Bon fires on the Levee
by Cajun Cappy 12/6/2016, 12:17 pm

» Mid-Atl - Dec 2016 - Seed Catalog ?
by Scorpio Rising 12/5/2016, 10:24 pm

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania
by Scorpio Rising 12/5/2016, 10:21 pm

» 1st Seed Catalog Arrived :)
by Scorpio Rising 12/5/2016, 10:15 pm

» Amaranth
by countrynaturals 12/5/2016, 12:06 pm

» Live and learn
by jimmy cee 12/5/2016, 9:08 am

» AtlantaMarie's Garden
by countrynaturals 12/4/2016, 2:04 pm

» Mychorrhizae Fungi
by audrey.jeanne.roberts 12/4/2016, 1:28 pm

» December 2016 Avatar: Show your Winter Season Colors!
by Scorpio Rising 12/3/2016, 11:17 pm

» SFG not giving the results I expected
by No_Such_Reality 12/3/2016, 7:21 pm

» New Member
by trolleydriver 12/3/2016, 4:14 pm

» First season SFG results / lessons learned
by countrynaturals 12/3/2016, 10:36 am

» Eat Broccoli Leaves? Brussels Sprouts? Cauliflower?
by sanderson 12/3/2016, 2:55 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Raining today

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Raining today

Post  Old Hippie on 8/22/2010, 11:04 am

so that means I can't work out in the yard. Guess that is a sign I need to do some housework, laundry, etc. On the up side, the rain will help ease the forest fire situation and clear some of the smoke from the air.

Maybe I can find something to plant inside.

GK

Old Hippie
Regional Hosts

Female Posts : 1156
Join date : 2010-08-12
Age : 65
Location : Canada 3b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Garden Angel on 8/22/2010, 12:33 pm

Plant something inside huh??
as Weedless would say "yep, SFG stage 4, incurable"

Garden Angel

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

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Megan on 8/22/2010, 2:25 pm

Kind of funny you should mention that. As of yesterday, we weren't supposed to get rain til later this week. I was watching a cooking show on TV with one of our cats, and heard an odd noise outside. Sounded like a car with engine problems... or maybe a trashcan falling over....? The cat hopped up to investigate. Around then it started sounding more like a herd of horses coming down the street! Sure enough... it was absolutely pouring out there! Lasted only a few minutes, but hurray, now I don't have to water today!

And you've got me thinking I need to get out there and start planting. After kitty wakes up from her nap in my lap. Smile

Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 49
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

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

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Old Hippie on 8/22/2010, 2:40 pm

@Garden Angel wrote: Plant something inside huh??
as Weedless would say "yep, SFG stage 4, incurable"

Incurable I can probably live with but do you know if it is fatal? Maybe I should add something to my caffeine drip.....my other addiction.

I think I should start some things in pots for my cold frame.

GK

Old Hippie
Regional Hosts

Female Posts : 1156
Join date : 2010-08-12
Age : 65
Location : Canada 3b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Megan on 8/22/2010, 2:51 pm

I just re-read your post again. Forest fires? Are they close by? Shocked

I lived in California for a time and those fires are scary. Where I was living was never immediately in danger but I know what it's like to wake up in the morning and the windows are glowing red, and the ash coming in under the doors and windows and getting *everywhere*. Be safe!!! :!:

Megan

Female Posts : 3350
Join date : 2010-04-27
Age : 49
Location : Manassas, VA - Zone 7a

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

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Old Hippie on 8/22/2010, 3:53 pm

Thanks Megan. We are fine here in the city except for the smoke and the ash. There are health advisories on the radio and on TV warning people not to do a lot of strenuous activities outdoors and for people with respiratory issues to avoid being outdoors as much as possible. Some sports activities that had been planned for this weekend had to be cancelled. A few of my customers from work who live on acreages out of town have been evacuated and others are on "alert". The rain we got last night and this morning really helped clear the air so I hope people will be able to go back home. The sun came out a while ago and it is the first time in a week that we have actually seen it instead of a red glow through the smoke. There is actually a patch of blue sky.

GK

Old Hippie
Regional Hosts

Female Posts : 1156
Join date : 2010-08-12
Age : 65
Location : Canada 3b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Raining today

Post  Sponsored content Today at 7:04 pm


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