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July 3rd, 2009, 12:33 PM
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Post here about your current garden. What do you have planted? What do you plan to plant? Any pictures you're willing to share?

Jenna Leigh is due December 20th!

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July 4th, 2009, 01:05 PM
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We have 8 tomato plants, different varities, bell peppers, banana peppers, jalepenos, green onoin, chives, rosemerry, and strawberries right now. In addition to that we have12 fruit trees. We are pulling off nectorines and Asian pears and gala apples right now. Yum!

Currently we are out of town but when I get back I'll share some pics.
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July 5th, 2009, 03:20 PM
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My garden is really messy, so it's hard to make out the plants from the weeds in the pics:

here are my zucchini plants, but they've grown since the pic was taken:

here are my main beds, full of 20 tomato plants (you may have to squint )

much easier to see what this is:

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July 6th, 2009, 10:33 AM
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Nice pics Carolyn! I have to get some of mine posted soon.

Jenna Leigh is due December 20th!

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July 6th, 2009, 10:42 PM
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We are currently growing cucumbers, broccoli, eggplant, zucchini, 2 or 3 different types of tomatoes, lettuce, onions, yellow beans, bell peppers, carrots and radishes.

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July 9th, 2009, 07:36 AM
Loving My Piglets
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We have strawberries in our garden, they are much nicer grown by you than buying from shops
..together for 12 years..

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July 9th, 2009, 09:29 PM
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we have a greenhouse and garden area outside. the outside plants are not doing as good as the ones in the greenhouse. we had a really wet and cool june and it did not work in our favor, so things ourside are really slow going.

outside we have

about 10 different kinds of melon and squash


Acorn Squash
and an unknown squash
42 tomato plants!
green beans
radishes are done and out

so as soon as august/september comes, i'll be having veggies coming out my ears!

inside the greenhouse


peppers! that tall one is up to my belly button! huge

broccoli-finally a little floret...soon to be a head.

lettuce and herbs...those types of plants

a pea blossom...so pretty

my zucchini plant is ginormous....here's a leaf with my hand

and a full pic..of course pics don't do it justice...it's almost 3 1/2 feet tall and 5 feet wide

my twin pumpkins...i've never seen them grow together like that

and last...my little frog in my greenhouse...he's supposed to help with bugs.

sorry so many pics! but i love my garden. i spend at least 2 hrs in it everyday.

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July 10th, 2009, 10:04 PM
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Those are awesome pics. They make me hungry. hehe

I have hostas, heucheras, coneflowers, saliva (both annual and perennial), impatiens, dahlias, creeping jenny, ice plant, sedums, rudbeckia, hydrangeas (including the new Incrediball which I love), Variegated Liriope, Double Knock Out Rose Bushes, Gardenia Shrubs, Shasta Daisy, Catmint, Butterfly Bushes, Blue Fortune Anise Hyssop, Russian Sage, Chocolate Chip Ajuga, Hellebores, Ferns, Peonies, Asiatic Lily, Yarrow, Thyme, Weigela Shrubs, Lamb's Ear, some other evergreens shrubs, and Rosemary.

I love them all and it's been so exciting to see them grow more and more every growing season. I'd love to have a veggie garden one day. We're planning on ctting a few trees down to provide better sunlight in parts of the yard and then I'll attempt veggie gardening.

I'll post pics as soon as I can.

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July 13th, 2009, 04:30 PM
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Great pics, Kelsie! Amazing work and great pumpkin! Love it!
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August 15th, 2009, 09:19 PM
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Wow! I LOVE the greenhouse! That's beautiful!

Our weather has not been garden favorable here - but we're chugging along this year. I have:

lots of tomatoes (but mostly just GREEN ones! )
tons of peppers
green beans

and my spice garden.

No pictures for the moment - I'll have to take some!
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September 4th, 2009, 07:19 PM
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This is giving me great ideas of what to grow outside next year
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