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Gardening Journals

  • Photo-upload-450758?1474815359
    28 Sep 2016
    There are few things more tranquil and meditative to me than browsing my favorite local nursery early on a weekend morning when most people are still in bed. Living in Southern California, I have a few golden hours in the morning before the local...

    Clear 17°C / 63°F
  • Photo-upload-450821?1474989392
    27 Sep 2016
    This is by far my favorite time of year, when all the colors start to become brilliant. Went to a couple of fishing spots, one of which is part of the Frankfort Park District-Island Prairie. it is a nice, native plant park with a lake. The lake ...

    Clear 18°C / 64°F
  • Photo-upload-450878?1475229074
    29 Sep 2016
    Hye Jeong has grown over a decimeter in no time!

    - Kang Hye-Jeong - Avocado Showing True Leaves and Kitchen window garden

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    24 Sep 2016

    Grass paths Pruning

    Overcast 20°C / 68°F
  • Photo-upload-450808?1474948038
    26 Sep 2016
    I seem quite incapable of starting at one end of a bed and working until I reach the other end. I will admit that when I started working on Shade it was in shade and there was a coolish breeze along that side of the house. I was grubbing out Creep...

    Colchicum Blooming, Aster Anneke Blooming, and Hellebore Black

    Sunny 18°C / 64°F
  • Photo-upload-450845?1475057501
    27 Sep 2016
    For some time I have wanted to renovate the entrance to the duckling pen and generally make it easier for people (ie me) to enter and exit the area. The pen was originally in place when we moved in some 10 years plus ago. The entrance had a wide...

    [15a] Duckling pen garden

    Scattered Clouds 26°C / 79°F
  • Photo-upload-450888?1475241179
    29 Sep 2016
    The old bins had begun to rot away, so Tim’s new project is a five bin array to rival Monty Don’s!!! Just started, more wood arrived today

    Over the Fence garden

    Sunny 20°C / 68°F
  • Photo-upload-450761?1474815529
    24 Sep 2016
    Well my experiment continues and as you can see from the picture below, this method really works! I am excited to see how big this can actually get!

    Romaine Lettuce Growing and Ocean Balcony garden

    Clear 17°C / 63°F
  • Photo-upload-450773?1474830143
    25 Sep 2016
    I had such high hopes for today. I was hoping to pick up some more containers today to plant yesterday’s purchases, however we are experiencing another heat wave day and I just can’t do it. I spent an hour this morning carefully sele...

    Clear 29°C / 84°F