Category Archives: Plants/Trees

June 2018

Tuesday – Arrived after driving through the steady rain from Gulfport. It had slowed to a drizzle when we arrived and so got the TT hooked up and everything works. The rain made it much cooler so that was great. … Continue reading

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April 2018 Renovation Begins

March 30th, Signed the contract and sent with keys to Robbie Mullins of Robert Mullins Builders, Inc. 4/6&7/2017 – Demo began and made a lot of progress. Photos compliments of Peggy Knippenberg of Blue Moon Farms.  

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September, 2017

This work week was to be the week of Labor Day but that was the week before Hurricane Harvey happened. Houston flooded. Postponed this work until recovery was underway and no new surprises should arise. In the meantime, Hurricane Irma … Continue reading

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Pecan Tree Toppings

July 6 & 7, 2017 –  As the row of pecan trees next to the house back to the grain bin had become very tall and spindly–growing so close together–Steve Cain’s (Cain’s Tree and Landscaping) advice was to “top” them so … Continue reading

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Onion & Garlic Gardening

Allium Gardening It’s Time for Alliums Contributed by The Old Farmer’s Almanac Staff. Extracted from TSC’s web site on 3/25/17. As the days grow longer, the time draws near to get the alliums going! What is an allium? Alliums are … Continue reading

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Tree Info

Meyer Lemon River Birch Trees for the Eastern Shore Go to the pdf file here. Dogwood Trees Planting Dogwood Care Bare root and burlap dogwood trees should be transplanted in late fall or early spring. Container grown … Continue reading

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Sundown Locations

March 16 – & July 4 – & Sept 1 –        

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