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Seed Starting Update 4/12/21

And, finally, a seed starting update. You didn’t think it was all live plants, did you? (This one will be long. Luckily this blog layout goes to a cut on the main page after a few lines.) Where did I leave off? Oh yes, March 27th. So, since then, this is what I’ve planted: Seed…

Live Plant Update 4/12/21

So, a lot has happened in the garden in the last ten days or so. I am finally up and mobile (and in PT, oh joy) and am able to get out and do some of the larger planting. Luckily, last week my orders of living plants started rolling in. First to arrive was a…

Splitting and Pre-sprouting Dahlia Tubers

The day has finally arrived! I received my first big batch of dahlia tubers yesterday, from Longfield Gardens. I had also received one tuber each from Skyfall Flowers and Dutchbulbs.com a few weeks ago. With all of these tubers, I decided to try my hand at pre-sprouting–for some of them, just to make sure the…