Go Back   Garden Plants and Gardening Forum - The Grow Spot > Gardening > Gardening Around the Web

Gardening Around the Web Hand picked gardening content from around the blogosphere.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-13-2013, 10:12 PM   #1
Grounds Keeper
Green Thumb Badge
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 438
Scarecrow's Garden is on a distinguished road
Update: First Week of March...

This content is syndicated via RSS from the blog: Scarecrow's Garden

I thought with a 7 day forecast like this, that we were about to have some more rain. So I dashed around and gathered drying seeds, cleared a few beds, stripped the corn and stored away the drying cobs for the chooks to eat during winter.
Well, we didn't get a drop of rain. Instead we entered one of the hottest beginnings to March (Autumn) on record...argh!!

Lowest Min 8.9C
Highest Max 32.2C
No Recorded Rainfall


Sorrel Red Veined Rumex sanguineus Green Harvest
Salad Burnet Sanguisorba minor The Seed Collection
Hyssop Hyssopus officinalis The Seed Collection
Gypsophila Repens Rose Gypsophila repens The Seed Collection
Pansy Mini Comedy Mixed F2 Viola wittrockiana Mr Fothergill's
Dichondra repens Mr Fothergill's
Grass Blue Fescue Festuca glauca Mr Fothergill's
Grass Snowy Woodrush Luzula nivea Mr Fothergill's
Grass Bunny Tails Langurus ovatus Mr Fothergill's
Grass Green Fountain Pennistetum alopecuroides Mr Fothergill's
Note: Some of these grasses can be weeds in some areas - if growing them don't let them go to seed - remove flower heads before they dry.

Potting on:
Purchased Celery, Curled and Flat Leaved Parsley seedlings

Divided & Potted up:
Strawberries Alinta

Planted Out:
Garlic - the biggest cloves from the biggest bulbs from last years crop!

With weather forecasts like that one all I can say is...

Read More at Scarecrow's Garden...
Scarecrow's Garden is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!Reddit! Wong this Post!
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:28 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.5.2 PL2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13