Major Garden Sowing & Planting Day

4/26/2021 – Based on the early morning temperature predictions for the next 10 days being in the 60’s and the pepper seedlings in the greenhouse looking really ready, we spent the day in the big garden. The day was great and the late afternoon before the full moon was even better. What was accomplished was: […]

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Sowed Saved Marigold Seeds

3/16/2021 – Mary and Piper sowed marigold seeds saved from last year’s garden. They were sowed in 3′ (N-S) x 5″ (E-W) plots in the west most area of the north half. Based on Tom’s advice the seeds were scattered over the soft soil. Then wiped in for minimum coverage of the very thin seeds […]

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Sowed Flower Seeds in Greenhouse

1/26/2021 – Mary sowed in the greenhouse the following flower seeds to germinate and grow into seedlings: Marigold Inca II Orange F1 from Harris Seeds. Jan 2020 seeds. 12 each. Marigold Inca II Primrose FI from Harris Seed. Jan. 2020 seeds. 12 each. Marigold Red Metamorph from SESE. Sept. 2020. 12 each. Warrior Bunching Onions […]

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Harvesting Marigold Seeds

8/14/2020 – The four different marigolds we planted from seeds have done well. Noticed the blooms turning to seed pods and looked up how to gather them. Very pleased with the ease of getting the seeds from the pods and how many are available from the plants. The seeds will be collected from: French Marigold, […]

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