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Gardening Journals

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    09 Oct 2015
    Three beds ready Over the Fence

    Over the Fence garden and Everything's Coming Up Roses garden

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    07 Oct 2015
    I went on my usual tour of the yard and I found all of these flowers. The first I cut was the hydrangea which is turned green. Then I saw the lilies that smell so sweet. So I went hunting for more. This is what it looks like from all angles.

    Overcast 23°C / 73°F
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    13 Oct 2015
    This was the second year for it and it was doing great, then sometime in August I noticed it started dropping leaves. Then I checked the stem and it was completely dead. Not sure what happened there. It had been getting plenty of water during d...

    Honeysuckle Vine "Chojnow" Transplanted, Sambucus Black Beauty Dying, Morning Glory Spl...

    Scattered Clouds 11°C / 52°F
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    13 Oct 2015
    I see I have never updated this plant I have had for many years! Probably because there is little to be said about it! The original plant continues in the same place in the kitchen, near the window. It has never been moved since I put it there get...

    Spider Plant Blooming and Home garden

    Overcast 12°C / 54°F
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    10 Oct 2015
    I get up with a headache and a sore throat; the forecast is for heavy rain and thunderstorms – altogether great! So what do I do, retire back to bed? No I leap on my bike and pedal furiously down to the Farmers’ Market to get fruit and...

    Crazy for You rose Blooming, Rosa Flower Carpet Coral var Noala Blooming, Seasonal Cont...

    Overcast 14°C / 57°F
  • 11 Oct 2015
    These were sprouting in a matter of days. Doesn’t take long.

    Rocket Sprouting and Vegetable garden

  • 10 Oct 2015
    Nothing was done because of the weather. I am currently waiting for the soil to dry up some so I can clean up the Shasta Daisies. I am planning on removing the Rose of Sharon bushes before the first hard freeze.

    Cloudy 22°C / 72°F
  • 11 Oct 2015
    Realized that there were a lot of leaves along the top of the mound, so mowed and swept the existing leaves and cleaned the area of grass clippings, with the sweeper. These leaves and clippings were added to the compost pile. When we collect leave...

    Leaf Mold Staging Area garden

    Clear 18°C / 64°F
  • 11 Oct 2015
    Plant had been looking unwell for a while. Leaves dying off, turning yellow from the base of the stalks. Googling suggested it might be root rot. Pulled it out its pot, divided the plant and got rid of the dead, rotting bits. Some of the surviving...

    Spathyphylum Dying and Home garden