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  • Photo-upload-139358?1333905004
    15 Jul 2010
    I found this bug hanging out in my garden and I was wondering his name. You can find better quality pics here: . But I believe these are many of the eggs I have found lately. I have...

    Sunny 41°C / 106°F
  • Photo-upload-139332?1333905001
    15 Jul 2010
    I’m now at 2 yellow squash and 2 zucchinis – grown – harvested. My son and I were at Target. The Organic Zucchinis were $1.99 EACH!!! I stopped my son and said “Look, I just grew $8.00 from a .05 cent seed.” He st...

    33°C / 91°F
  • Photo-upload-139028?1333904954
    14 Jul 2010
    I am not sure about those yellow leaves. Would there be a watering problem. I water them for 5 minutes with a drip feed every morning and evening. We did have a lot of rain lately. I think that the buckets are draining ok. Maybe fertilizer issue? ...

    Sweet Corn and Buckets Sweet Corn garden [archived]

    26°C / 79°F
  • 30 Jun 2010
    What are good companion bushes to plant near (3’ away) my baby arctostaphylos dr Hurd? Can I plant an oleander? I need something to substitute for an old fence being torn down in my condo. Also, should I water it? how often?

    Partly Sunny 21°C / 69°F
  • 13 Jul 2010
    My bush beans have produced nicely but my climbing (blue lake?) have yet to set a flower and it’s the middle of July! They’re beautiful and climbing the trellis just fine. I have fed with fish emulson and miracle grow alternately.

    Overcast 32°C / 90°F
  • Photo-upload-138750?1333904925
    12 Jul 2010
    So, now that the almost dead Maple is gone, I have to figure out what to do. The front of the house looks empty. And is VERY sunny, west side of the house, so it gets a lot of hot afternoon sun. Maybe a small tree, like a crabapple or weeping ...

    Front Porch Area garden [archived]

    28°C / 83°F
  • Photo-upload-138629?1333904909
    11 Jul 2010
    Today is hot and humid and I’m back from the garden, with my boots dirty with mud; I’ve taken some photos after yesterday afternoon hailstorm. Suddenly the sky became dark, thunders, lightening and hailstones violently hitting the grou...

    'With a view' vegetable garden , Herbs and vegetables container garden , and 'Walnut ...

    Partly Sunny 26°C / 79°F
  • 09 Jul 2010
    what would grow with strawberries that is edible and grows quick?

    Cloudy 9°C / 48°F
  • 09 Jul 2010
    I read in the local paper today that shallots should be planted in August (southern hemisphere) and if they are planted earlier than August then they will produce all flowers and no bulbs. Does anyone know if this is true? I planted mine in early ...


    Sunny 3°C / 37°F
  • 09 Jul 2010
    What’s the best non chemical way to control insects from eating plants?

    Cloudy 18°C / 64°F
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What's my plant?

Help other gardeners identify mystery plants in their gardens - take a look at the photos below and leave a comment with your guess.

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  • Rchpweblo's Tangelo Tree
  • philo's Rose
  • Reinfly's Herbs - Pimento
  • Reinfly's Egg plant planted along side sweetpeppers
  • Reinfly's Sweet Peppers in a grow box with melongene
  • nvabre's Clematis jackmanii
  • Allison78ca's Something?
  • pomodoro's Daisy
  • Tripoza's Kraljica
  • sphinxx's Tall tree like shrub
  • nvabre's William Baffin