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Garden


Sunday, April 07, 2013

So I am starting a garden. It is all in containers... Right now it is all in the grow the seeds stage.. I have 3 pellets (that hydrate into seedling soil) in each Pint Sour Cream or Cottage cheese container.







I do have some growth now... so I will post pics in the next few days of the growth...
I am working on Germinating Tomatoes, Pumpkins, New Mexico Sandia Chile Peppers, and herbs. :) A container Garden is how I will be gardening this year. I also have possibly some Seed Potatoes, but I have not seen any growth on them yet. :-S The Potatoes in my Kitchen are growing better than the seed potatoes are :(

The Containers are 3 liter soda bottles from the Dollar Store -- I cut them in 2/3 and 1/3 and then braided cotton string and punched holes to hang them by... I will put the plant out the bottom neck... and then dirt above it....

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MAMACAPPI 4/11/2013 12:52AM

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ANNESYLVIA 4/8/2013 1:06PM

    I am completely clueless to starting a garden. Best of luck!

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CAROLIAN 4/8/2013 12:57PM

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DRB13_1 4/8/2013 2:48AM

    I have some basic herbs indoors. Hoping to produce tomatoes outside this year. emoticon

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JANTWO 4/8/2013 12:26AM

    What a cool concept!!!! The containers are such a great idea!!!!

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POSITIVEFLOW 4/8/2013 12:03AM

    I love this idea! The containers are adorable :) This looks like a lot of fun-- I might have to try this!

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