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Planting daffodils


Monday, October 28, 2013

Today, we planted 90 daffodil bulbs right outside our kitchen window. I'm looking forward to enjoying them in the spring.

Jim did the hard work....digging up the old bed and digging trenches. I did the fun stuff....putting the bulbs in the trenches and covering them back up with loose dirt. How lucky am I!!

We have lots of tulips to plant in the front flower beds. That will be for another day.
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MOM2ACAT 10/31/2013 2:15PM

    Daffodils are my favorite spring flowers!

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SYLVIALYNN2 10/31/2013 11:20AM

    Looking forward to pictures. Years ago, I brought daffodil bulbs from my MIL in Bryson City, NC and planted them in my mother's front yard in Gainesville, FL. they bloomed for years. My Mom did not believe they would grow in FL.

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LIZALOT 10/30/2013 1:23PM

    how lovely. that's what i love about gardening - the eternal optimism and hope, looking to the future.
we bought lots of different bulbs in the flower market in Amsterdam, so will have to get busy soon.
enjoy the good feelings of working with the earth and later the fruits of your labour!

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STRIVER57 10/30/2013 1:10PM

    my very favorite flower ... what a lovely way to spent time ...

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LSDALOIA 10/30/2013 9:06AM

    That's really cool. I'm so glad for two reasons:

1. You're going to have some beautiful flowers in the spring.
2. You're feeling well enough to play in the dirt!

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FLORIDASUN 10/29/2013 8:55PM

    How nice that you will have some beautiful flowers to look forward to in the spring. I'm looking forward to beautiful pictures.

Hugs to you sweet Kay! emoticon

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BONNIEMARGAY 10/29/2013 2:49PM

    Marvelous!

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JANTHEBLONDE 10/29/2013 11:14AM

    I love tulips!
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SAMSPARK1 10/29/2013 11:07AM

    Excellent!

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TRILLIUM22 10/29/2013 10:41AM

    I love daffodils. I haven't seen tulips in a yard in a long time. I've seen the buds, but the deer eat them and we never see the flowers.

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EBRAINK 10/29/2013 9:43AM

    Oh, that will be SO pretty in the Spring! Daffodils are so cheerful - they do make the heart dance.

Tulips do, too...but around here, tulips are rabbit food. /sigh

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KIPPER_KID 10/29/2013 9:27AM

    should be beautiful in spring!

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BILL60 10/29/2013 8:35AM

    Good exercise!!

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HAKAPES 10/29/2013 6:39AM

    A little garden exercise is always good!
Serves two purposes, exercise, and improves the garden!
Well done!

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LOPEYP 10/28/2013 7:53PM

    emoticon That will be lovely! emoticon

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LIVE2RUN4LIFE 10/28/2013 7:52PM

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MRSKATEDUVALL 10/28/2013 6:50PM

    You'll have great pictures to post

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CAT-IN-CJ 10/28/2013 6:38PM

    What a wonderful thing to look forward to!
When ya see daffy's . . . it just make ya smile, doesn't it?!!!

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DARLENEK04 10/28/2013 6:23PM

  I love Daffodils..they are one of my favorites Spring flowers....
Thanks for sharing Kay....should give you a lovely spread of Yellow
in your yard this coming spring...then you can post.

DarleneK

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NILLAPEPSI 10/28/2013 6:11PM

    How fun!! Something beautiful for you to enjoy later. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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SOPHIEDO13 10/28/2013 5:41PM

    It sounds like your on top of it and your work will be nice you'll have to post pics when they bloom. Have a wonderful evening. emoticon

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HEALTHY4ME 10/28/2013 5:39PM

    Awesome daffys are one of my fav. spring flowers, but alas I was only able to afford 2 boxes so 12 total. oh well I will love my dozen daffys lol

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SLIMMERJESSE 10/28/2013 5:37PM

    I'll bet that looks so pretty.

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