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Hot Summer, Hotter Peppers

We’ve had one heck of a hot summer here in Georgia; and it’s wreaked havoc on our garden.  The heat came early, in late April.  Oh, I forgot to mention, it’s also been dry.  788 more words

Vegetable Gardening

8/19/16: In the garden this week

I’ve been away for a few days, but the garden looks dry and there was no water in my rain gauge, so it looks like the scattered thunderstorms we were hearing about missed this area. 701 more words


Protecting Your Garden Produce from Mice

I’ve posted before, my gardening experience with a terrified, newborn baby mouse but let me tell you what attracted the mouse family in the first place. 202 more words


Growing Tomatoes- Its Worth the Wait

Fellow gardeners will know the excitement that you feel when you are waiting for your plants to bloom or bear fruit. Its amazing seeing how a small seed that you planted will grow into this big healthy plant that you imagine. 297 more words


8/5/16: In the garden this week

Didn’t we get some lovely rain this past weekend? But according to my rain gauge, not as much fell as you might think: only about 1 3/4 inches. 720 more words


12 tips to the best tomatoes

I am not a gardener but it was on my ‘what do you want to be when you grow up’ list at one point. This is my first year growing tomatoes on my own and I didn’t do much research when beginning. 439 more words

Health And Fitness

7/29/16: In the garden this week

Today is the day the corpse flower is in full bloom, but in my garden something just as gorgeous but much more common is happening: Hibiscus moscheutos is beginning to bloom, and we’ll be enjoying it for a month or more. 834 more words