Here are a few pics of the progress of my plants. The big picture: Flowers: Veggies: Peas in the back, tomatoes, cucumbers: Onions, leeks: Yellow and green beans: Can’t wait to get em outside! Do ...
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Location: Whitby (North), Ontario
Hardiness Zone: 5b
I am 32 years old and a new homeowner AND married to a woman who is wonderful at everything except anything to do with plants. Looking for ideas to liven up my backyard. It is pretty much a "clean slate" right now.
Trying to get a good background on gardening before I invest a bunch of money.
Ultimately I would like a large vegetable garden, a few fruit trees, and a large perennial flower garden for along the back fence.
I am always looking at other people's projects for inspiration.
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Against the advice of many on this site (Jroot, Bon, Iris) I fear I have planted too early, at least for my beans. When I am determined to do something I am hard to stop, and it’s a big personal flaw. These things are growing like crazy. ...
Here is the process I used to plant my seeds. It’s probably not perfect but seems to work for me. - Fill cups 3/4 full with potting soil.- Placed cups in laundry basin and flooded each with water and allowed time to drain.- Squeezed cups ...
For most of you this will be a recap of what i’m doing in my basement regarding starting seeds indoors. But since I am starting an ongoing blog, I figured I would start at the beginning. For those of you who are new to this site, my na...