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All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Blackrose on 11/22/2010, 10:38 am

  • Potmaker

  • Heat Mat

  • Soil Block Maker

  • More Heirloom Seeds (I have 5 different Tomatoes already)


That's just a start for me. What Garden/SFG items would you like for Christmas this year??

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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  walshevak on 11/22/2010, 11:08 am

I would like a voucher from each of my children and their spouses offering to spend a weekend at my house putting together boxes and helping me make Mels Mix.

And a small greenhouse would be nice to start seedlings. I bought one in England in 2001 to bring back to the US and used it in Chicago. However, it has not survived the 3 moves and being in storage since then. Frame broke and plastic split. Sad

Kay
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Blackrose on 11/22/2010, 11:26 am

Oh! A greenhouse would be amazing! Or at the very least, a dedicated space for growing my seedlings. Space is an issue in my house. We definitely don't have enough of it.
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  donnainzone5 on 11/22/2010, 2:38 pm

- More light
- More space

What a wonderful Christmas that would be!
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  LaFee on 11/22/2010, 4:42 pm

Oh, I spied the most gorgeous greenhouse here this summer, and told hubby that's what I want for Christmas. Somehow I don't think he heard me.

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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Blackrose on 11/22/2010, 4:47 pm

@LaFee wrote:Oh, I spied the most gorgeous greenhouse here this summer, and told hubby that's what I want for Christmas. Somehow I don't think he heard me.

I call that "selective hearing".

My ultimate Christmas garden gift would be a 4 season garden. I miss my SFG. Sad
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  jumiclads on 11/22/2010, 4:51 pm

I don't know what I want for xmas. I have got a trowel and I am sure I am not going to ask for a pencil or a pair of scissors. Laughing
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Odd Duck on 11/22/2010, 6:38 pm

Greenhouse would be the ultimate for me. I've been accumulating windows from craigslist and freecycle. I've got some lumber and plywood saved up for the frame and benches, but need more. Somehow I need to find an ultra-cheap solar panel big enough to run just a little heater for the winter and a big fan for the summer. Oh, and an automatic vent window with a thermostatic control, yeah, yeah, and a pump for the swamp cooler, and . . . . . ., hmm, maybe I better stop there. Laughing

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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Megan on 11/22/2010, 7:20 pm

I want my backyard to clean itself up. *Looks thoughtfully in hubby's direction....* Building new boxes would be nice, too. *Looks thoughtfully in hubby's direction....*
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  happyfrog on 11/22/2010, 8:55 pm

you and me both! i need to get out there and clear things up so when it does snow, no one will get injured. yeah. it's that scary.


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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Megan on 11/22/2010, 8:57 pm

Mine is scary too. affraid
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  WardinWake on 11/23/2010, 6:39 pm

@Megan wrote:Mine is scary too. affraid

All I want for Christmas is for my son to get a JOB!

BTW, he wrote the most wonderful poem for the new SFG Contest. What? you have not heard about the new contest? Well, no wonder. It has not been anounced yet! Look for it soon. Smile lol!

God Bless, Ward and Mary.
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  Blackrose on 11/23/2010, 6:44 pm

@WardinWake wrote:
BTW, he wrote the most wonderful poem for the new SFG Contest. What? you have not heard about the new contest? Well, no wonder. It has not been anounced yet! Look for it soon. Smile lol!

Wink, wink... nudge, nudge, eh Ward? Laughing
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Re: All I Want for Christmas is...

Post  WardinWake on 11/23/2010, 6:48 pm

@Blackrose wrote:
@WardinWake wrote:
BTW, he wrote the most wonderful poem for the new SFG Contest. What? you have not heard about the new contest? Well, no wonder. It has not been anounced yet! Look for it soon. Smile lol!

Wink, wink... nudge, nudge, eh Ward? Laughing

Yep, it has the makings for a "well, let me think".

God Bless, Ward.
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Not selective hearing

Post  ander217 on 11/24/2010, 7:16 am

@Blackrose wrote:
@LaFee wrote:Oh, I spied the most gorgeous greenhouse here this summer, and told hubby that's what I want for Christmas. Somehow I don't think he heard me.

I call that "selective hearing".

Hubby tells me his hearing is fine, but he is afflicted with "selective response".

For Christmas I would like a good vegetable scrub brush and an almanac gardening calendar.
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