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Novice Gardener in the House

Saturday, April 20, 2013

My husband built me these cool raised beds to plant my vegetables in. I planted these last Monday, April 15th



I have planted tomatoes, peppers, carrots, radishes, lettuce, cucumbers, green beans, and peas (not all are in the raised beds)

The radishes and the lettuce are already starting to sprout!





Today we planted our flower garden and I thought it turned out just beautiful.




We also planted some trees last year and they have made quite a bit of progress this year!







Finally....we got a visitor to our garden. He doesn't look super happy though.












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MACMOM57 4/27/2013 9:00AM

    Everything looks great. Love the raised boxes. Thats such a a great idea. I think I need a few for my deck.

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4EVERADONEGIRL 4/22/2013 11:27AM

    Amazing!! How nice to see such a beautiful garden...Gardening is something I'd really like to add to my life, but I just haven't been able to fit it in yet. Soon, I hope though!

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WHISKERS17013 4/22/2013 9:16AM

    Great work! My flowers are planted, but need to get the veggies going!!!

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SVELTEWARRIOR 4/21/2013 9:29PM

    Great garden!!!!!!!

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LOSINIT52 4/21/2013 11:56AM

    Love that you have the serial pictures of your trees and their growth. Trees always amaze me. Neat turtle. Thanks for sharing. How nice it will be to have your own fresh grown veggies. Not much of a gardener myself.

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WILSONWR 4/21/2013 10:28AM

    I love gardening! Good luck on your raised bed system!

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SANDYBREIT 4/21/2013 9:03AM

    I'm SO jealous -- there is still snow on the ground where I live! Your flowers and trees look great - and the raised beds are so nice for growing in, less bending and fewer "bugs" that get into the plants. Kind of hard to tell about how happy the turtle is, tho -- maybe that IS his "happy face."

Best wishes for a great gardening season -- nothing better than your own fresh veggies!

Sandy

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EJOY-EVELYN 4/21/2013 1:00AM

    So beautiful!

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CINDYKC2000 4/20/2013 11:34PM

    Nice! Your trees are looking beautiful too!

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LOOSEONTHEBRUCE 4/20/2013 11:21PM

    you can plant radishes every two weeks for a steady supply all season. your flower bed is very pretty. good work.

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