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Garden Planning: The Moon Garden

So this week I had good news and bad news. The good news is that the weather is continuing to not dip below 47F for the foreseeable future (usually our last frost date is 4/30). Another bit of good news is that I was able to find many cheap annuals at the local independent garden…

Too Many DAHLIAS, 4/27/21

Currently, in my house, I have 18 varieties of dahlia bulbs and four dahlia seed mixes. And I still have five (edit: six varieties) varieties that haven’t even arrived yet! I blame this on a number of things. My recent knee surgery required me to stay off my feet for six weeks, and I ended…

Garden Update, 4/26/21

Spring is finally here; time for an update! Since my last update on 4/12, I have not done much seed planting–mainly repeats of previous starts, just in case. Seed sowing, 4/15/21: Carrot, Dragon SeedSavers Carrot, Shin Kuroda Botanical Interests Carrot, Sugarsnax 54 (pelleted) Johnny’s Seeds Carrot, Uzbek Golden Baker Creek The carrot bed is finally…