Category Archives: Victory Garden

Spring has Sprung!

Just a few of the more successful plants to show off today.  Not pictured is the lemon tree, which is looking to produce far more fruit than we expected, with it being in a fairly shady part of the yard. … Continue reading

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Yard List

Inspired by Ursula Vernon‘s list, I’m trying to identify the animal and plant life around the house. There’s far more than I have listed right now, but I’m slowly learning to identify plants. Common Garter Snake: He lives by the … Continue reading

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So it begins!

Left to right: Bell peppers (slow pokes! the cucumbers started a week after you!), a forest of roma and big red tomatoes, basil (one measly sprout, and possibly a second on its way), cherry tomatoes (none, actually, the quitters), and … Continue reading

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Victory Garden, Take 2:

I tried my hand at gardening a few years ago, and didn’t get very far with it.┬áBasically the only thing to survive was the catnip, a member of the mint family (which can just about survive anything up to and … Continue reading

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