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Spring Garden Prep and Seed Sowing

Sunday, 13 Mar 11 Sunny 13°C / 55°F

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Last weekend I created my fences based on Square Foot Gardening specs. This weekend, I strung them up with nylon garden trellis netting. I raked my beds and added some compost and then planted. I sowed some onions, lettuce, and spinach. I did some maintenance tasks on my strawberries, raked some leaves, and organized the shed some

Moving to the front yard, I took some pH readings and added some elemental ammonium sulfate to reduce the 6.5 rating in my beds in an effort to lower it for my strawberries and blueberries.

Overall, I’m very happy as everything is in place to get a great jump on this season!

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Old Backyard garden

Day 1

Anuenue Lettuce

Lactuca sativa

Sown
Day 1

Red Fire Lettuce

Lactuca sativa

Sown
Day 188

Bianca Di Maggio Onions

Allium cepa var. cepa

Sown

Front Yard garden

Day 0

Fiorana Spinach

Spinacia oleracea

Sown
Day 0

Bloomsdale Select Spinach

Spinacia oleracea

Sown
Day 0

Corn Salad Lettuce

Valerianella locusta

Sown
Day 13

Music Garlic

Allium sativum

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  • flowerweaver

    flowerweaver wrote:

    Looks great!

    Posted on 21 Mar 11 (over 3 years ago)

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