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8/16/14 – Pumpkin Update

My glorious pumpkin – not shown: bastard rodent bite marks. Advertisements

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Garden Update 8/6/2014

Things are getting a little out of control, and I love it. Observe the gargantuan pumpkin vine below. ┬áThis was taken on July 30. It runs the length of the 12 foot garden, but at a diagonal – is it … Continue reading

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Garden Update 7/30/2014

My tomatoes are out of control. In fact, the picture below was taken at the beginning of the month. I’ve since had to take out two plants and possibly looking at taking out a third due to wilt. The other … Continue reading

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Evil Slugs

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“My Little Jungle”

We are getting so much rain this summer, and my garden is happy for it! I have hardly had to supplement with my stored rain water because we’ve had one to two inches of rainfall pretty much every week. I … Continue reading

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Lillies and a Rose

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What’s this?

A firefly on a Grand Rapids lettuce. Reference: insect identification Two candy-striped leaf hoppers on a nasturtium. Reference: insect identification

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