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
» Sweet Potatoes
by countrynaturals Today at 12:07 pm

» Areogardening
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 12:00 pm

» 1st Seed Catalog Arrived :)
by countrynaturals Today at 11:55 am

» What's Up? Yukon gold potatoes!
by saganco Today at 11:11 am

» N&C MW; Deep Winter December/January 2017-2018
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:57 pm

» Garden Clean-Up/Preparation
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:53 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 5:35 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in December 2017
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 2:01 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 1:50 pm

» CarbSmart (tm) Potatoes
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:41 pm

» California's Drought
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 10:38 am

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by Kelejan Yesterday at 7:51 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by Scorpio Rising Thu 14 Dec 2017, 10:42 pm

» Spring Fever Anyone?
by Robbomb116 Thu 14 Dec 2017, 4:03 pm

» Air Fryer! HELP!
by countrynaturals Thu 14 Dec 2017, 1:40 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals Thu 14 Dec 2017, 11:01 am

» New England December 2017
by AtlantaMarie Thu 14 Dec 2017, 6:32 am

» jalapeno variety question?
by brianj555 Wed 13 Dec 2017, 6:03 pm

» Sauerkraut & fermenting veggies
by brianj555 Wed 13 Dec 2017, 5:28 pm

» Tomato Questions
by sanderson Wed 13 Dec 2017, 3:04 pm

» Mid-South: December 2017
by AtlantaMarie Wed 13 Dec 2017, 8:24 am

» New Composter - Need Help Filling Correctly
by saganco Tue 12 Dec 2017, 9:10 pm

» December Avatar: 'Tis The Season!
by sanderson Tue 12 Dec 2017, 2:29 pm

» The Research Journey:cardboard covering of newly planted seeds
by saganco Tue 12 Dec 2017, 1:15 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by Turan Mon 11 Dec 2017, 6:39 pm

» Winter Sowing vs. Winter Growing
by countrynaturals Mon 11 Dec 2017, 11:44 am

» Mushroom in my lettuce!
by Scorpio Rising Sun 10 Dec 2017, 10:40 pm

» 5-BOOK BUNDLE GIVEAWAY - ENDS 12/1/17
by No_Such_Reality Sun 10 Dec 2017, 4:15 pm

» December: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by countrynaturals Sun 10 Dec 2017, 1:24 pm

» WARNING! Please Read! (Especially Grandparents)
by Scorpio Rising Sat 09 Dec 2017, 8:53 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Just catching up

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Just catching up

Post  Weedless_ on Wed 19 Oct 2011, 10:30 pm

Posting a photo of my retired SFG back in GA.
I turned my SFG boxes into landscaping centerpieces in a flash!

Didn't have a spectacular SFG season, simply because I was preoccupied with upcoming move, and thought we'd move in July, so didn't plant any summer veggies.
We had awesome peas for the longest time, and lettuces that wouldn't quit until June, and even then I decided not to kill them, and they all turned into trees and grew pretty yellow flowers that were 3-4 feet tall. It was a lettuce enchanted forest.
We didn't have any luck with cukes, because I didn't take care of them, and broccolis didn't take.
But radishes were great and sweet, and I did get a few peppers from the pots. No luck on spinach either, but got some dill and parsley and a bit of basil.
I planted 13 varieties of tomatoes in pots (yes, you can call me crazy), thinking I'd move them to Bama when the time comes, but they didn't perform because they were neglected.
All-in-all, I am pleased, considering the circumstances, and will definitely try again. Getting my beds ready now.
avatar
Weedless_

Female Posts : 233
Join date : 2010-05-23
Age : 45
Location : Prattville-AL, Zone 8

View user profile http://www.eatalready.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Just catching up

Post  Furbalsmom on Fri 21 Oct 2011, 2:31 pm

Weedless in Atlanta, what a nice job turning your SFG into decorative landscaping for your old house. Nice to know you were able to harvest from your peas and lettuces until June. Herbs are always a treat.

Glad you are progressing on setting up your SFG in AL. Looking forward to hearing about your new SFG.
avatar
Furbalsmom

Female Posts : 3141
Join date : 2010-06-10
Age : 70
Location : Coastal Oregon, Zone 9a, Heat Zone 2 :(

View user profile

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