Monthly Archives: May 2018

26 May 2018 Brussels Sprouts

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/26%20May%202018%20Brussels%20Sprouts/HTML/ 26 May 2018 Brussels Sprouts Seven Brussels Spouts purchased and put in the greenhouse to establish good roots were planted in the outdoor garden.Usually Jade Cross is grown, these had no name on the label. They can be left … Continue reading

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25 May 2018 Sweet Potatoes

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/25%20May%202018%20Sweet%20Potatoes/HTML/ 25 May 2018 Sweet Potatoes Ten potted purple sweet potatoes were planted outdoors. Using potted plants as opposed to just slips gives a bit of a boost on growth. Zone 5 can use a longer season, since the cultivars … Continue reading

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25 May 2018 Watering

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/25%20May%202018%20Watering/HTML/ 25 May 2018 Watering Water using rain rain water if it is available, which is usually the case with my four 50 gallon barrels on each side of the house. The garden is watered in sequence to limit the … Continue reading

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25 May 2018 Cucumbers mulched

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/25%20May%202018%20Cucumbers%20mulched/HTML/ 25 May 2018 Cucumbers mulched The cucumber area was covered with wood chip mulch. Two boards were set on both ides of the plants for placing the feet when picking. This small plot 8 by 3 feet is a … Continue reading

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24 May 2018 Lilac Bushes.

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/24%20May%202018%20Lilacs/HTML/index.htm 24 May 2018 Lilac Bushes. Two lilac bushes one white and the other purple. Absolutely pristine. The Sun is setting so they have a slight change in color. Their odor is divine. Some miserable winters were hard on them, … Continue reading

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23 May 2018 Asparagus 460 grams today

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24 May 2018 Mulch

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/24%20May%202018%20Mulch/HTML/index.htm 24 May 2018 Mulch Ten cubic yards of wood chip mulch was purchased ($10.00/Yard) and delivered to my driveway. It was taken by wheelbarrow to cover the garden about 70 wheelbarrow loads. It will be moved the next few … Continue reading

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23 May 2018 Black Krim Tomato

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/23%20May%202018%20Black%20Krim%20Tomato/HTML/index.htm 23 May 2018 Black Krim Tomato Four Black Krim,dark fruit, tomatoes were placed in the outdoor garden. The plants were purchased and kept in my greenhouse for about 3 weeks.Support strings will be added later attached to the overhead … Continue reading

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22 May 2018 Cucumbers

http://durgan.org/2018/May%202018/22%20May%202018%20Cucumbers/HTML/ 22 May 2018 Cucumbers Six hills of cucumbers were planted.(about ten plants) They are guided by a wire trellis to contain from spreading. Some are used for the fresh table and the remainder are made into juice.They have been … Continue reading

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22 May 2018 Parsley

http://durgan.org/2018/May 2018/22 May 2018 Parsley/HTML/ 22 May 2018 Parsley Three containers of parsley were placed in the out door garden. I use it as a condiment for my many juices.

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