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  • PlantyHamchuk 17 Nov 2014
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    Cold frame pictures

    Rain 7°C / 45°F
  • Warick 21 Nov 2014
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    Capsicum Flowers and Fruit

    Photo-upload-419401?1416596002 These plants have developed well. Flowers have started on some plants. The plants are a sweet mix and will develop flowers at different stages. Fruit is starting to develop on a couple of plants and one in particular is around 5cm in width. Will continue to feed with flower and fruit liquid f...
    Cloudy 28°C / 82°F
  • xan 22 Nov 2014
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    Seasonal weather finally

    A little wet, but comfortable to go outside with a long sleeve shirt and down vest. Apparently it's not going to last, and we'll be back in the deep freeze. The pond is still really frozen. I think in the shallow end it probably froze through (16 days I think it is below the freezing mark-- in...
    Overcast 11°C / 52°F
  • tabb 12 Nov 2014
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    Rudbeckia 'Maxima' has 1 sprout

  • tabb 01 Nov 2014
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    Red Phlox are blooming but going to seed.

  • tabb 13 Nov 2014
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    Thought 1st freeze might be tonight so I took cuttings of 'Limelight' salvia, Versa peach Angel trumpet & Night blooming Jasmine.

    I put them in water for now in the garage. I also dug the Lime coleus & Copper colored one & Burgundy with green edges & put in water temporarily so they can go to seed & root in the water. I also cut the seed pods of Candlestick plant by the mail box. They are green but I think they'll dry. I al...
  • threepeaches 11 Nov 2014
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    Winterizing started

    Thanks to a laid-back landlord I more or less have complete control over the two raised beds (each divided into two sections) in our backyard. I'm not sure that they were placed in the best possible spot. I started work in the late afternoon and both beds were completely shaded by the sun, but ho...
    Sunny 10°C / 50°F
  • Warick 15 Nov 2014
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    Jerusalem Artichoke

    Photo-upload-419160?1416131258 The store bought tubers that were planted are growing well. 50mm stakes were placed either side of the plot to provide support as they grow.
  • GeorgeSr 16 Nov 2014
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    Unloaded 2014 burn number 7

    Photo-upload-419273?1416225145 After unloading, we crushed this load with the Rhino, then we sifted the biochar, first through the 1/4" sifter and then through the 1/2" sifter. Then we crushed the larger chunks again and then we sifted again. We ended up with one sand bag of fine, and two sand bags of medium. The fine has be...
    Overcast -8°C / 18°F

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