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Contest Winner!

Our pumpkins are done growing, the one I photographed weeks ago has barely grown, so I went ahead and picked it, as it was the largest. Perhaps because of the chaos going on with getting ready to move, the garden has been mostly neglected (thankfully…

What is this plant?

I know I haven't had many readers lately mostly due to Blotanical's (really Google's) feed problem. Hopefully it's fixed and this is picked up and displayed! This weird yellow fruit is getting huge, please help me identify it :treehugger http://www.garden-of-eatin.com/2008/09/11/identify-this-pumpkin/

Identify this pumpkin!

I planted 2 kids of pumpkins, both Burpee, one is a "Prizewinner Hybrid" and the other 2 plants are supposed to be "Jack O Lantern". There's 2 plants, both supposed to be Jack O Lantern, planted inches from each other (both were coming in…

It's the great pumpkin, Charlie Brown

Or, it will be! I sure wish I could watch this little guy grow up. Then Now: I love squash flowers!

The bees and the squashes and the corn

Notice: The weeds are taking over. Ignore them and don't think too badly of me ;) I don't have enough time to keep them in check lately! I've noticed a lot of bee life in the garden, and managed to get a couple photos of them helping me out... With…

Baby pumpkins

We have some pumpkins, just from the hybrid "Prizewinner" plant. This little guy has the potential to grow to 900 lbs. Won't that be a treat for the new owners of the house to deal with :eat I didn't know that pumpkin vines send down…
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I died.

Really. When I saw the thermometer in my van and it said 106F, I died. Thankfully the a/c brought me back. Well, maybe not so much, it's still 80 degrees inside my house at 11pm and I'm miserable. I'm sure I sound melodramatic, but I tend to…