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How My Garden Grows ~ Mid June 2012 ~ Reno, Nevada

My small garden has taken off with the warm nights and hot days we’ve been having lately here in Reno! ~~~~

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Aaiiiyeee! Lookie what I found growing in the yard!

ASPARAGUS! I was given some transplant asparagus last fall…dug it a whole on the side of the yard next to my neighbor’s garage and promptly forgot about it. Last night while watering the beets, peas, onions, garlic, radishes, and carrots … Continue reading

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Do You Compost?

We’ve moved a lot and the last composting pile I had was in Sparks when we owned our own home. I’ve been turning over the garden in our newest place and decided I wanted a compost pile. So I made … Continue reading

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Part of the Garden is in ~ cool crops 2012

Over the weekend I turned over half of my garden, that sits behind the garage, with manure and blood meal. I’ve been itching to play in the dirt for a while now. :) Here in Northern Nevada we have “unsettled … Continue reading

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Early Spring Herb Growth ~ Reno, Nevada

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Signs of Spring in Northern Nevada

Northern Nevada’s weather is just plain crazy! You’d think after living here for 32 years I’d get use to it…but we went from 69F on Monday to a 36F snowy and windy Tuesday! One day and a 33 degree temp … Continue reading

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2010 Garden Is FINALLY In! :)

I had to hold off on planting my garden this year due to a very cold and wet May…we were still having snow. Sheesh. Today was 88F and very humid…29% humidity! You all in the south, just hush your mouth! … Continue reading

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