Yard and Garden 2013

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not a single plant dug up this morning! *whew*
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I've done so much yard work I can barely move.
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Cut and weeded and now looks sad
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Staked and pruned and looking good
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Happy tomatoes
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Pretties from the bushes
High Priestess JessMess, follower of the Goddess of the Coiling Way and Confiscator of Concoctions in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

The weather has been really crappy here. Hot then cold, some sun but not enough, torrential rains and storms. Things are behind schedule. But the flowers still bloom no matter what.
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My tomatoes are growing but nothing is ripe yet.
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High Priestess JessMess, follower of the Goddess of the Coiling Way and Confiscator of Concoctions in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

one of the big garden centres here in town had a first day of summer sale yesterday.

i got $150 worth of perennials and a few supplementary annuals for $85 with tax!



now i just have to figure out where they are going.

i got two coral bells, a catamint, a tiger-striped grass, more white petunias, some delicate white euphorbia, a corkscrew grass, and....

a "miscellaneous iris" (meaning they don't know the variety) that is dark, DARK purple and has 4 plants in the pot!!! it was $4.50!!!



i LOVE irises and have wanted some for the longest time.

my climbing white roses are almost done, i *really* need to run out and get a pic!
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Great haul, especially the irises.
I love grasses. There are always something I plant on every landscaping job. I would like a pic of your grasses if you get a chance. I wonder if your tiger grass is like zebra grass.
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i had to go and look because i just decided to call it "tiger grass" based on the stripes.



but it is actually dwarf porcupine grass!



i also got a crane's bill and two tomato plants.
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Little Mother of all the Roaches, President-for-Life of the MAC Harlots!
The weather went from cold and wet to hot and dry. Some things are doig great, some not.
The 2nd set of pics shows you what happens when you try to take pictures of your gardens and flowers with 2 very interested cats. : )
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my climbing rose appears to be a casualty of the rainstorm last night. it was so laden with blooms, the main branch is on the ground.

i hope my heaviest gloves will help protect me while i tie it back up.
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I do not have pic's, but I did get a couple purple butterfly weeds planted on the bank, just below my rose bush.
When I hear terms like "hipster" I think, who told cliques they could leave high school??

my climbing rose appears to be a casualty of the rainstorm last night. it was so laden with blooms, the main branch is on the ground.

i hope my heaviest gloves will help protect me while i tie it back up.
Originally Posted by rouquinne
I am glad I got a pic of my rose bush when I did. It was hammered in a storm soon after, and looks terrible now. Most of the petals were knocked off.
When I hear terms like "hipster" I think, who told cliques they could leave high school??

Here's a few from my back garden, not much going on at this time of year, but some things are growing.
Grapefruit (which I'm sure I've posted before) lots of fruit, not quite there yet.
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Tangelo, only planted last year so I'm surprised to see any fruit at all.
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Veggie bed - carrots, spinach, broccoli and peas
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Jonquils, I think.
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Here's a few from my back garden, not much going on at this time of year, but some things are growing.
Veggie bed - carrots, spinach, broccoli and peas
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Originally Posted by Starmie
Is that a snake in your veggie bed??

Here are my veggies. Kale and (bolted) Swiss chard (plus a bonus volunteer beet), and carrots and beets (and an empty row where the spinach used to be).
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I just said out loud "Ummmm, is that a SNAKE?" when I came to the veggie bed picture!! lol




Byron,GA> Charleston, SC> Jacksonville, FL> Guilford, CT> Rohnert Park, CA! A southern drawl in sunny Cali! .
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I do have a secret yen for pink in unexpected places. ~ninja dog
I've decided that I'll never get down to my original weight, and I'm OK with that--After all, 8 pounds 2 oz. is just not realistic.
Haha, I bought three of them years ago to go in the plum tree as they're supposed to keep the birds away - never happened. So now I put them in the veggie beds if I have seeds and seedlings in there, freaked my dad out once too!
3b in South Australia.
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My tomatoes are getting big and one is starting to ripen!
High Priestess JessMess, follower of the Goddess of the Coiling Way and Confiscator of Concoctions in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

They look good Jess. I've never had much luck when I've tried growing them in pots.
3b in South Australia.
My gardens at work are looking lush and happy. I don't really add anything anymore, not even mulch, since everything has matured and filled in all the space.
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Jeep you are a WIZ with gardening. looks lovely!
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The boyfriend's red and black raspberries are crazy loaded this year.
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Hair texture-medium/fine, porosity-normal except for the ends which are porous, elasticity-normal.
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