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How Does My Garden Grow?

on July 9, 2017

It is doing really well, thank you.  In May, I planted 2 tomatoes and some Kentucky Wonder string beans in pots on the front porch.  The only place where we have sun.

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mid-June

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Early July.  We have gotten lots of rain.

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I plan to pick my first tomato on July 4.  Beans are just now blooming and making.  Even if I don’t get any I like the vines and the tropical look they add.  Also, out front, left over from a previous owner of the unit beside us, a forest of cannas

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There was a bare space in front of them so I used the pots that I found at a recycling center (free) to add a little color.  I have plans for this space in the fall.  These cannas need to be thinned and there are day lilies hidden in there and horrors (!!!!!)  NO DAFFODILS anywhere.    You know that I can’t have that.

The back looks good too.

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It is hard to get a good picture of it.  But that planter is one of my favorite things about our renovation project.

 

 

 

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One response to “How Does My Garden Grow?

  1. Jules says:

    Love the photos of your plants Martha, they look great. We are looking after your beautiful pots, and they wil be transportedd to the UK when we make our own move in November, hopefully. Martha, it is soo hot here now you would hate it, has been for about six weeks, and only mid July hardly any rain, everywhere looks parched. All the best Jules & George

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