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Old 05-30-2010, 02:36 PM   #1
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Mine is mostly in. My potatoes, carrots, peas, radishes, beets, lettuce, red peppers, eggplant and tomatoes are in. I still have to put my corn, broccoli, cabbage and cauliflower transplants int. My Dad also gave me some celeriac (I think that's how it's spelled) to try. My chives came back and my strawberry and raspberry plants.

What are you growing?
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Old 05-30-2010, 02:44 PM   #2
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That sounds so wonderful. I wish I could do that but my thumb is black and not green lol (true story :|).
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Old 05-30-2010, 02:54 PM   #3
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Our garden is in. We have many different kinds of tomatoes and peppers and different basils.
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Old 05-30-2010, 03:16 PM   #4
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small garden here. Two tomatos, one pepper, and basil in pots. Rosemary, thyme and chives in the ground. I ate my first tomato from our plants at lunch today! I was so proud.

Our backyard is dappled/full shade while the front us full {too hot!} sun, so we decided to plant the pots so we can move them around to catch the sun in the back.
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Old 05-30-2010, 03:44 PM   #5
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I have butternut, yellow squash, zuchinni, three different types of tomatoes, cucumbers, bell peppers & string beans....I'm trying to grow lettuce but I don't think it's time for that yet lol
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Old 05-30-2010, 03:48 PM   #6
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Ours is in! Zucchini, crookneck, cucumbers, tomatoes and at least 4 zillion varieties of peppers from jalapenos to the hottest hot habaneros (my boyfriend is a heat junkie AND a green thumb...lethal combination), plus other stuff I'm sure I'm leaving out.

Can't wait to not have to buy store produce in a month or so!
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Old 05-30-2010, 06:04 PM   #7
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Haha, I remember last year my brother
(he was 3 at the time) wanted
to help in the garden, and he
accidentally spilled all the carrot
seeds in one place. So when the carrots
grew, there were big clumps of
carrots stuck to each other.

They were still tasty.
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Old 05-30-2010, 06:16 PM   #8
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I'm growing sauce tomatos, beefsteak tomatos, cherry tomatos, butternut squash, watermelon, honeydew melon, pumpkin, strawberries, blueberries (I have to fight the birds off of them.), string beans, Italian beans, peas, corn, onions, potatos, broccoli, garlic, basil, sage, parsley, chives, mint, and thyme. I grow lettuce and spinach indoors in a south facing window year round.

I plan to add some bell peppers, Anaheim peppers, and Serrano peppers.
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Old 05-30-2010, 06:42 PM   #9
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We have
spaghetti squash
butternut squash
zukes
yellow squash
cucumbers
yellow pear tomatoes
better boy tomatoes
cherokee purple tomates
cherry tomatoes
bell peppers
watermelon
cantelope
brussel sprouts
broccoli
cauliflower
egg plant
corn
turnips
green onions
onions

last year was out first garden. we learned alot. We hope to eat mainly from what we grow this summer

herb bed:
dill
oregano
basil
lemon balm
chives
stevia
tyme
spearmint
peppermint
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Onion, chard, lettuces, strawberries, various tomato, various beans, zucc & loofah, petunias, green onion, basil, rosemary, parsley, culantro, and more to come.

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Old 05-30-2010, 07:16 PM   #11
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Everyone's garden sounds great.

I forgot about all the herbs we're growing, basil, cilantro, garlic chives, parsley to name a few. I forgot about cucumbers and zucchini in there as well.

My boys are really into the garden this year and planted their own sunflowers and peas.
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Old 05-30-2010, 09:11 PM   #12
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Mine is in we are battling a feisty ground hog and are building fort gh(groundhog) around it LOL
tomatos
cucmbers
eggplant
green beans
okra
squash
zucchini
peppers
cantalopes
and my herb garden
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Old 05-30-2010, 09:20 PM   #13
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Love it! Been planting all day myself!

Cauliflower
Cabbage - green and red
Broccoli
Broccoflower
Brussel Sprouts
Collard Greens
Swiss Chard
Kolhrabi
Green Beans
Peas
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I'm jealous of some of your gardens they sound awesome. We have a small one, tomatoes, 2 types of peppers, zucchini, cucumbers, onion,broccoli, acorn and spaghetti squash, peas, beans,cabbage, watermelon and cantaloupe. May sound like alot but only a couple of each plant! LOL
Only herbs I have are basil, chives and dill. I never know what to do with herbs!
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Old 05-31-2010, 08:16 AM   #15
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We have a small garden but it is in and we ae already getting a few things out of it.
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