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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 9 Entries.
Saturday, April 20 View Page
Hi everyone! Welcome to Glenna's garden.......where there will be some changes made, in hopes of bigger and better for this year! I'm wishing you the same!
 
Saturday, April 20 View Page
The patch is tilled and ready to go, having had some expert help in determining the prescription to balance the soil, per the soil test. The patch is 50' shorter.....so fewer plants getting maximum attention.
 
Saturday, April 20 View Page
I finally have electric to the garden. So heating cables are installed, huts are in place and covered with plastic. Getting the planting areas warmed up will help to avoid those nasty seed corn maggots!
 
Thursday, April 25 View Page
Baby pictures! 1501 Vanderwielen - 1810 Werner - 2003 Haist. Seeds just started that should shine bright orange! 476 Harnica - 609 Harnica - 1364 Geyelin.
 
Sunday, June 23 View Page
Boo hoo! Water line to the garden separated 4 feet down - so no water! Had to wait to get a backhoe to dig down to find the leak and repair it.
 
Sunday, June 23 View Page
Finally got water this week. 2nd boo hoo.......a mouse drowned in a 5 gallon bucket of molasses! No photo!!
 
Sunday, June 23 View Page
Here is the current patch status. This is the 1810 Werner. It, and the 1501 VW, are both at 18' - but not quite ready to pollinate.
 
Sunday, June 23 View Page
1364 Geyelin and 609 Harnica were planted late. Look for beautiful bright orange pumpkins from both of them!
 
Sunday, June 23 View Page
This is the "jack-o-lantern and specialty pumpkin patch". It will have 3,000 sq. ft. this year. The "Swain mystery medley patch" will have 1,800 sq. ft. Special thanks to Tom Swain for sending the baggie of seeds each year. Patch guests love finding unusual surprises growing there!
 

 

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