Seed Swaps

Gardening Journals

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    12 Aug 2017
    STILL looking for employment. Month number 8 and 25 interviews so far. I feel I’m almost at the end and I will find the right thing soon. Aside from that, been very busy working in the yard. Daily harvesting of veggies and I once again, o...

    Lisa's Joliet garden

    Partly Cloudy 23°C / 73°F
  • Photo-upload-459262?1502409176
    11 Aug 2017
    I’m raising money for the garden by selling drawings for $30 each. PM me if you’re interested! Will ship anywhere (at cost) full set here:

    Ideas garden

    Partly Cloudy 26°C / 79°F
  • Photo-upload-459287?1502470755
    11 Aug 2017
    Created a swale in the Botanic, which seems to have worked— no seepage in the basement this morning after last night’s rain (last picture). I’d like to add a few plants, and deepen the outlet, but so far so good! Other photos: Ma...

    Corn- Sweet Early Harvesting, Onion- Evergreen bunching , Pumpkin- Sugar Pie Fruiting, ...

    Overcast 25°C / 77°F
  • Photo-upload-459435?1502747583
    14 Aug 2017
    Have opened. I was waiting, and watching the large bulbs swell and whiten, and here they are. Just lovely with that faint violet edge. The dahlia that was given to me in July, which I planted out in a hurry because of the heat, is almost dead fr...

  • 08 Aug 2017
    8-8-17 I was cleaning dead leaves on day lilies in front flower bed & couldn’t hardly believe finding both plants have 3" growth at base of the dead stalks from last year. I thought they died over Winter last years. They are pretty ...

    Sunny 32°C / 90°F
  • 09 Aug 2017
    8-9-17 I collected 4 or 5 pods a month ago so they were dry enough to plant.

  • 07 Aug 2017
    8-7-17 My lighted shelves are full again. Many will go at the Oct. plant sale but some are new varieties Sharon (txkitty) sent a few weeks ago.

  • 08 Aug 2017

    Beetroot albino Sprouting and Small Greenhouse garden