But alas it’s too late to stop. All I can do it obsessively watch the Weather Channel hoping for rain.
Gardening step 1. Plant seedlings so you are obligated to build the garden so they have a place to live.
|Heirloom tomatoes (Black Krim, Powers, Aunt Rubies German Green, Homestead 24, |
Crimson Cushion, Yellow Brandywine Beef Steak), zuchini and basil starting to come up.
|If you build it they will come...starting on the cedar raised beds.|
|We took out a huge bank of shrubs and trees. Maybe one day the back yard will be a nice place again|
(we have pretty much ignored it for about three years).
|Husband tilled for me. I really wanted a "real garden" but because the garden is on a slope |
I decided beds were the only reasonable alternative.
|Till baby Till|
|Beds in place and time to ammend the soil. I have started a huge compost pile but until then I am using various bagged amendments (mushroom sompost, natures helper, all the usual suspects.|
|They are getting bigger every day.|
|I am so excited about these tomatoes.|