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by bob-wildfong
Fri Dec 15, 2017 2:23 am
Forum: General Garden Banter
Topic: 2017 Gardening Year In Review
Replies: 3
Views: 1854

Re: 2017 Gardening Year In Review

We started the season with a lot of rain, then ended with hardly any. That's actually ideal for a lot of seed crops, like lettuce which likes cool, moist soil when it starts but needs dry conditions to produce good seeds. However, it wasn't so great for tomatoes that got a really strong infection of...
by bob-wildfong
Thu Jun 22, 2017 1:36 am
Forum: General Garden Banter
Topic: Invasive roots all throughout garden
Replies: 1
Views: 1183

Re: Invasive roots all throughout garden

I wonder if this is "Virginia creeper" (Parthenocissus quinquefolia). It can spread very quickly underground and the roots in these photos look familiar to me...
by bob-wildfong
Wed Jun 14, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: General Garden Banter
Topic: Plants in containers 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1839

Re: Plants in containers 2017

That's a lot of plants. What kind of containers do you use, and how large do they have to be to grow those plants? And how often do you have to water? So many questions, but people ask me about this all the time so I can use all the tips I can get.
by bob-wildfong
Wed Jun 14, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: About Seeds of Diversity
Topic: Are You A Seed Saver?
Replies: 0
Views: 1480

Are You A Seed Saver?

If you like to save seeds from your garden plants, you've come to the right place. Seeds of Diversity is an organization of people who save seeds, especially rare seeds of traditional Canadian food plants. Whether you're an expert or a beginner, here's where you can meet other seed savers who'll sha...

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