Let's Get Dirty | All Blogs


This worked, too

By Penny Stine

It's easy to see what worked in the garden this time of year. Although this pic conveys the general mess that my garden is, it also shows that several things worked this year. 

Using old tomato cages as a climbing toy for cucumbers: success!

Scattering marigold and zinnia seeds willy-nilly to add splashes of color: success!

Pulling all the silly amaranth because I had too much of it: Fail!  (oh well... it kind of looks like one of those giant foam pointing hands, doesn't it? Who should complain about that in her garden?) 

Eventually getting red tomatoes: success!

Yes, I will include all that stuff that didn't work quite as well as planned, but let me celebrate success for a few more days.

COMMENTS

Please Login or Register to leave a comment.




Recent Posts
What a harvest
By Penny Stine
Monday, August 3, 2015

PEEPING AT SHOREBIRDS!
By Nic.Korte
Thursday, July 30, 2015

From Concert Trips to Finding True Love, Music Always There
By David Goe
Friday, July 24, 2015

The squash that ate the garden
By Penny Stine
Friday, July 24, 2015

Fun at the Fair!
By Richie Ann Ashcraft
Tuesday, July 21, 2015


TOP JOBS




THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy