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My first gardening experience.

Post  tazman7 on 5/18/2011, 7:16 am

I decided that since we purchased our own home and have a little over a half an acre of yard, that I wanted to give gardening a go. I read Mels book and have been working on building the garden for about the past three weeks (i'm a perfectionist).

Here are the pictures.

I will write more later, as I am off to work.






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Re: My first gardening experience.

Post  walshevak on 5/18/2011, 7:29 am

You are off to a good looking start.

Happy Gardening Very Happy

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Post  Tril on 5/18/2011, 8:35 am

There's nothing wrong with being a perfectionist! Right??? OMG... I hope that's right....

Anyway, your new garden looks PERFECT! Smile What did you use for fencing? Can you step over it?

Oh... and congrats on your new home. It looks beautiful.

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Post  tazman7 on 5/18/2011, 10:10 am

The fencing that I used is called rabbit guard. I got it at Menards. It is 24" high so it can be easily stepped over. I was going to build more of a permanent fence but I didnt want to spend that much money right now, but it turned out nice.

Thank you!

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Re: My first gardening experience.

Post  Dfizzle1 on 5/18/2011, 11:01 am

darn that looks good with a smart layout as well! Congratulations on the new place and your start with gardening. I'm new to this as well and love it, it has made for such a great and relaxing way to start my day.

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Post  quiltbea on 5/18/2011, 11:54 am

Congratualtions! It looks like you've made a great start.

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Post  duhh on 5/18/2011, 12:02 pm

Absolutely lovely! I love it when people post pics of their gardens!

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Post  Goosegirl on 5/18/2011, 1:15 pm

Looks great! cheers

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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on 5/18/2011, 5:52 pm

Looks fabulous!! Thanks for sharing.

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