Three months after beginning a plan for our new vegetable garden and purchasing seeds, and one month after creating the square foot layout, and making the raised beds, we can finally get the vegetable beds prepared for the square foot method. The tomatoes have been growing for over 8 weeks and are languishing on our deck,… Continue reading Square Foot Garden – Raised Bed Installation
Colorado has a fairly short growing season, so many of the plants that would normally be started outdoors after danger of last spring frost I chose to start indoors. Getting the timing right is always a challenge. If you start too soon, plants will tend to be leggy and will have a hard time adjusting… Continue reading Seed Starting 2010
Being geeks we couldn’t pass up a sprinkler controller that you can manage from your PC. Its the Irritrol PC Control. It took almost no time to setup and now we are just waiting for the rain gauge to dry up so we can see if our schedules work. I think even better than the… Continue reading Computerized Sprinkler System Controller
I’d like to thank Martha for giving me a rain guage. We’ve had almost 2″ since yesterday and its still raining.
So here is a view of how the front yard will look when I fill in the beds with plants, and get my crumbling rr ties replaced with a nice stacked stone wall. I need more over time $$ thats for sure. This view was created with Sierra Photo Garden Designer, so does not have… Continue reading Front Yard Plans 2009