Seed Swaps

Gardening Journals

  • 25 Nov 2015
    I live in the PNW close to Seattle and so I clicked onto the Seattle group. Whatever I have tried so far, just lists questions and topics that were posted 3, 4 and 5 years ago. I am sure that there must be a way of accessing more up to date inform...

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    27 Nov 2015
    After spending a couple of hours today turning the soil and extracting piles of tree roots, I applied and mixed in soil amendments: 3 bags of Bee’s Ferry compost as well as a new-to-me 10-0-6 (N-P-K) organic fertilizer: Safer Brand Lawn Rest...

    Clear 17°C / 63°F
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    22 Nov 2015

    Bell Pepper 'Charleston Belle' Harvesting, Bell Pepper 'Carolina Wonder' Harvesting, Be...

    Clear 17°C / 63°F
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    30 Nov 2015
    We have been working hard on the inside of the house, so this year not too much was done outside.until recently. I have been working at keeping the invasives at bay in the wooded areas after last year’s massive removal. Some of the results o...

    lemon button fern , golden venus maidenhair fern , and Indoor garden

    Rain 5°C / 41°F
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    30 Nov 2015
    This summer, Longwood Gardens tried an experimental art piece, Nightscapes, that combined the plantings, lights, and music. I went twice, and really enjoyed it. I am at a loss as to how to best describe it. The music and the lights were intwined s...

    Rain 5°C / 41°F
  • 25 Nov 2015
    Reported the plant into a bigger pot this morning with bokashi enriched soil. Nite that I found NO earthworms or critters in the old pot. 3 weeks ago I cut a lot of the skirt beaches off the tree as it was growing so low to the ground. When I rep...

    Meyer's lemon tree and edible garden

    Sunny 0°C / 32°F
  • 25 Nov 2015

    Clear 13°C / 55°F
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    27 Nov 2015
    I can see some green color poking out of the dirt. So excited!

    Sweet Basil Sprouting and Windowsill garden