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Today in the garden, I found

Potatoes sprouting! At least two! I actually had to dig a little to find it, they’re kinda growing level with the ground and a little bit up. One russet and one red that I found, but I didn’t want to go messing with all of them, so I’m sure there’s more. Everything is looking well, […]

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Jumping up and down squealing

We have corn, we have corn, we have corn!!!! Eeeeeee!!!! Corn is the veggie I’m most excited to grow and I was so worried I wouldn’t even see a sprout! I had to look really hard and move a few clumps of dirt (I hate this soil) but it’s there!!!!! Eeeeeeeeee!!!!! 😀

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Sprout and seedling pictures

Lots of pictures here! All photos copyright Amy Williams and may not be used without written permission by the artist. Faking such permission does not make it ok. I also replanted the early girl tomatoes in individual pots and will let them get a few more sets of leaves before I harden off them and […]

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New life

There are oodles of purple radish sprouts now, plus the spinach is making an appearance. I’m definitely going to have to thin the white radish, there’s just tons of them. No sign of corn, potatoes, rosemary, zucchini or squash yet. The tomatoes, broccoli and cauliflower are still plodding along, not dying any more but not […]

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The newest growth on the tomatoes looks pretty good, the tips are pale and wilty but the rest of the leaf is strong and a good green color. Still don’t know about the broccoli and cauliflower…the newest growth on a couple plants looks good but each plant has so little or none of it. Time […]

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There are white radishes and carrots sprouting this morning, there were none yesterday. I can’t say for sure, but the tomatoes, broccoli and cauliflower look a little greener too. Still too early to give a review, but I’m happy with this morning’s findings! I’ve said it before, but I just love that about gardening…new life, […]

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