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
» Store Bought Compost
by plantoid Today at 4:03 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by Cajun Cappy Today at 4:02 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by sanderson Today at 2:34 pm

» Spaghetti Squash Recipes
by newbeone Today at 2:27 pm

» Double summer squash flower
by AlwaysHotinFL Today at 2:05 pm

» New England April 2017
by CapeCoddess Today at 1:47 pm

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by CapeCoddess Today at 1:05 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by CapeCoddess Today at 1:01 pm

» Japanese Beetle Grub Insecticide
by Zmoore Today at 1:01 pm

» garden ready need better weather
by bigblue94 Today at 12:59 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by CapeCoddess Today at 12:48 pm

» Amaranth
by sanderson Today at 12:40 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in April 2017?
by Kelejan Today at 12:34 pm

» Geezer's 17
by countrynaturals Today at 11:25 am

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by Turan Today at 10:56 am

» N & C Midwest: April 2017!
by herblover Today at 10:36 am

» Compost for Mel's Mix
by TNGeezer Today at 10:12 am

» Hullo from SW Ohio
by TNGeezer Today at 10:05 am

» Hello from SE Michigan
by sanderson Today at 4:30 am

» Hello from Chino, CA (Zone 10a)
by sanderson Today at 4:21 am

» Please comment on the plant layout for 2017
by greenthumbtobe Yesterday at 9:01 pm

» Sprouting seeds
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:44 pm

» My "Old Deck" Table Top Garden today
by nrstooge Yesterday at 7:15 pm

» GF Collard Greens, Kale Recipes
by MBroman Yesterday at 5:50 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:10 pm

» California's Drought
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:52 am

» Ants.
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:37 am

» to solarize, or not...I'm torn
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 7:27 am

» Old roots
by Scorpio Rising 4/25/2017, 9:10 pm

» Sub Irrigation Planter
by CitizenKate 4/25/2017, 8:24 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Mother Nature

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Mother Nature

Post  littlejo on 10/30/2011, 9:58 am

I just bought my copy of '2012 Old Farmers Almanac'
It says 'first frost is about Nov 25'

Well, I guess I wasted my money, $5.99 this yr.
I should try to get my money back!

Woke up to a white yard, heavy frost.
I'd better go ck. the garden and pull veggies that don't take frost well.
avatar
littlejo

Female Posts : 1532
Join date : 2011-05-04
Age : 63
Location : Cottageville SC 8b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  Too Tall Tomatoes on 10/30/2011, 10:27 am

I woke up to a white yard too......thanks to the snowstorm yesterday affraid
avatar
Too Tall Tomatoes

Male Posts : 1069
Join date : 2011-10-24
Age : 46
Location : Pennsylvania, Zone 6A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  walshevak on 10/30/2011, 9:23 pm

Our Wimington, NC zone 8a was close enough to the coast to escape the frost. Only got to 36*. Only plant affected was the ornamental sweet potato in one of the hanging baskets. But I bought some 6mil plastic and will make some covers. Also have some row cover.

Kay

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast
avatar
walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4339
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 74
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  littlejo on 10/30/2011, 11:37 pm

I'm very glad that we didn't get snow! The weather station is on the river, so they are saying we didn't get below 32, and I'm only 8 mi. from them, but it was only 31 here at 8:30am.

My tomato plants, with their blooms got bit. If I want any winter toms I'll have to put row covers on. Broccoli and lettuce are fine.
So it'll be BLT's without the t.
avatar
littlejo

Female Posts : 1532
Join date : 2011-05-04
Age : 63
Location : Cottageville SC 8b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  middlemamma on 10/31/2011, 1:28 am

We already are getting evening temps in the 20's. Smile A winter tomato will only ever be in my dreams!

Good luck with your covers! Happy gardening. Smile
avatar
middlemamma
 
 

Female Posts : 2260
Join date : 2010-04-25
Age : 39
Location : Post Falls Idaho and LOVING it

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  Too Tall Tomatoes on 10/31/2011, 8:37 am

The temps for this week for my area are going up into the low 50's so that should melt this snow. I'll be glad because my lawn was covered with leaves that are going into my compost bin.
avatar
Too Tall Tomatoes

Male Posts : 1069
Join date : 2011-10-24
Age : 46
Location : Pennsylvania, Zone 6A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Mother Nature

Post  Sponsored content


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