Category Archives: raised beds

DOA in the Garden: One Potato, Two…

I have had the Dread Crud since last Thursday and but just had to get outside today for awhile.  I could see crocus from my kitchen window! Not much else is up.  My Bergenia “Baby Doll”  which I’ve had for … Continue reading

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Raised Beds : Getting Ready for Spring Planting

I’ve been working the soil in my raised beds with a hoe, just loosening things up. I’m pleased that I spent extra time in the fall making sure all plant roots and leaves from the season were gone.  The previous … Continue reading

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Blow Ye Winds, Hi Ho!

As I’ve been bringing out plant stands and other garden ornaments and raking leaves there have been the most annoying gusty winds. Three days which should have seemed lovely and warm just blown to you know where.  Grrr. I put … Continue reading

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Early Spring in D.O.A.’s Garden

Garden March 2012, a set on Flickr. Warm weather has me out clearing the raised beds which warm up quickly in spring.

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