Summer Garden 2018

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby jltrent » Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:42 am

A little sunshine the last couple days and it is starting to look a little better. It has been to muddy too work and don't have time right now.....

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby Jogeephus » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:42 am

Good looking garden. Looks like you have pretty good soil too.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:51 am

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Looking good, were are the weeds? :lol: Looks like you will have tomatoes and beans before long or is that peas in at the back of the picture running up?.....


Thanks oh theres plenty of weeds there trust me :lol2: Yea I got tomatoes growing aleady there full of blooms and yea that was peas getting ready to get my second picking of peas then ill pull them up feed to the cows and plant more. Your garden is truly the weed free one. Corn is terrible had to replant 4 times
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:39 am

JLTRENT found the weeds for you :lol:

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby jltrent » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:29 am

It gonna take a little crook neck work to get those out....

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:37 am

jltrent wrote:It gonna take a little crook neck work to get those out....

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:lol:
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:58 pm

My cabbage seem to have stalled and not growing much at all... I wonder what caused that maybe the excessive heat early on after planting... I don't know what but it sucks I love cabbage.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby jltrent » Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:13 am

skyhightree1 wrote:My cabbage seem to have stalled and not growing much at all... I wonder what caused that maybe the excessive heat early on after planting... I don't know what but it sucks I love cabbage.
I have a half row.....come by and I will give you some cabbage before it ruins......Back into the broccoli again this morning......froze 6 gallon bags after blanching.

The weeds look bad.......
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:32 pm

jltrent wrote:
skyhightree1 wrote:My cabbage seem to have stalled and not growing much at all... I wonder what caused that maybe the excessive heat early on after planting... I don't know what but it sucks I love cabbage.
I have a half row.....come by and I will give you some cabbage before it ruins......Back into the broccoli again this morning......froze 6 gallon bags after blanching.

The weeds look bad.......
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Lol Looking good bud.. I'll be right over.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Sun Jun 10, 2018 8:04 pm

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby jltrent » Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:08 pm

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Good looking melon start...as mine is just starting to bloom....I put out water melons this year that suppose to be yellow inside.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby ga.prime » Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:48 am

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Charleston Greys hard to beat. I grow those every year along with Crimson Sweets and one other variety. This year the other variety is the old tried and true Jubilees.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:12 am

jltrent wrote:
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Good looking melon start...as mine is just starting to bloom....I put out water melons this year that suppose to be yellow inside.


yellow? What kind are those?

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Charleston Greys hard to beat. I grow those every year along with Crimson Sweets and one other variety. This year the other variety is the old tried and true Jubilees.


I don't like any of them really but my kids do.. I prefer cantaloupes thats my favorite.
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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby skyhightree1 » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:14 am

This garden for some things are really irritating me and making me want to cut it all down or disc it in the dirt :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad:

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Re: Summer Garden 2018

Postby ga.prime » Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:17 am

Sky, I don't know what kind of yellow meated watermelons jl is growing but if you want to grow some, I suggest Desert King. They get pretty big, 30-40 lbs. Good and sweet too.
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