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Post  CindiLou on 4/23/2011, 9:50 pm

Snuck out in between the rain last night and more already started...

I got cauliflower, broccoli, brussel sprouts, and sweet peppers in. Yup transplants ...I forgot mine outside when "harding off" and hardened them dead... first time in my life..oh well...

DH made me some cutworm bands like Acara's...AND I remembered to use them!

Now I have to put in another bed because I have no empty, unplanned spots! I set up a 4x6 bed and have peat moss for it..will get the rest next payday. It is for warm weather and herbs so no problem waiting. My frost date isn't till the 3rd.



My oops square.....well I wasn't paying attention to my planting chart...
was enjoying just planting....
Forgot I had parisian carrots planted...
Now I will have carrots with the peppers



Oh..the bricks are to keep the kitties from using it for a litter box....


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Post  camprn on 4/23/2011, 10:01 pm

WOW! It is looking very nice!! okay
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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on 4/23/2011, 10:09 pm

It is looking good. Great to see!
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Post  Aub on 4/23/2011, 10:22 pm

What are the rings around some of your plants?
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Post  CindiLou on 4/23/2011, 11:02 pm

Aub, I put them there for cutworm protection. These Acara had some like and I liked the looks and the fact I can reuse them. Of course after disinfecting them to be safe rofl...

Here is a good post about them:

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t6563-cut-worm-protection
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Post  quiltbea on 4/23/2011, 11:20 pm

You are off to a good start this season. Congratulations!
Lookin' good.
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Post  boog1 on 4/26/2011, 8:51 am

wish it would stop rainin around here long enough ta do anything forcast says rain till atleast friday on a good note as we was pullin in the driveway last night the couple next door were pullin all the hosta's outta the flower beds and carting them off to the back '40' other half asked if we could have them an they said sure so i spent the evening plantin hostas around the house while it was drizzling. Shocked


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Post  CindiLou on 4/26/2011, 2:26 pm

We MAY get Wed and Thurs with no rain then back in the forecast for Friday...

I am so glad I am gardening in raised beds lol...My friends have not even been able to plant and when they did the seeds have gotten drowned.
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