Here's a little photo update of what my seedlings have been doing, from sprouting, planting up, to today.
Normally, by now, I'm ready to close up shop in the garden. Pull out what's left, clear out the brush, call it a season. I'm not sure why, but this year I decided I wanted to extend my gardening into the fall. I didn't need to add much - so many of my plants are… Continue reading Autumn Garden Update
The seedlings (or sproutlings, as my son calls them) have grown quite a bit even since these pics were taken, but here is a little gallery of how things were looking in the garden a week or so ago.
I recently "potted up" all my seedlings, and this year I tried something new - newspaper pots! The little wood tool I used to form the pots is available at many garden centers, and it's also available at Amazon and Gardener's Supply. After a little experimenting, I discovered it's best to cut the newspaper just a tiny bit… Continue reading Newspaper Pots!
I started my seeds a little differently this year. For the past two years, I planted seeds on a very small scale, using just a few peat pots and a homemade light hut. Well, this year, an unexpected gift from my gardening mentor (otherwise known as my dad) gave me the push I needed to… Continue reading Seed Starting…2013 Edition