Thursday, July 20, 2017

My Summer Garden...

I have been gardening this way for so many years,
I actually can't remember when I adopted this style.
It is much easier to manage, 
less weeds, more fun and it produces plenty of fruit for the hubs and I.
I started with seeds, it was a slow go at first, 
but it is rebounding nicely and looking pretty good today!!

Peppers

Slices of Tomatoes

Celebration Tomatoes

Cucumbers

Herbs and 2 Vinca Plants

This is the Summer Squash on July 17th

here it is on July 18th.

and on the 19th...what a difference a few days makes.

I go out early every day and water,
if I forget, the hubs takes over and waters for me.

The Vinca's around the mailbox are doing very well...

and here's a peak at the birds nest.
It's just as big as it was when we took it down a few days ago,
 the sparrows have been very busy!!

23 comments:

  1. Gosh, all of your plants look exceptionally healthy. You must have really green fingers!
    Have a great day :)

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  2. We have some tubs of flowers, and half of the boxes died out by drowning in the abundant rain this year. The other half have flourished. It's quite a puzzle.

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  3. Reed and I just planted our veggie garden. TIlled up the old spot. Planted lots of pumpkins for a fall haul. Xoxo Andrea @ This Knitted Life live yornfontainers,btw

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  4. I have one veggie this year--a Grape tomato plant. He is doing well too. :-)

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  5. Great planter gardening, Debbie. It looks easy to manage!

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  6. Taedy would love to pee on every one of those pots...in sequence

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  7. Grrrreat idea!!!

    Super!!!!

    And I love your flowers, around your mail box, and house number!!!! People do a version of that, here. We don't have a road mail box though. Ours is on the front of the garage.

    All that you grow, is wonderful. Needless to say, you have a "Green Thumb." :-))))

    Luna Crone

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  8. You definitely have a green thumb! Everything looks great, Debbie!!

    xoxo

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  9. Every thing looks so pretty. You can sure grow things.
    Your flowers by the mail box look so pretty too.
    I love seeing how your garden grows.

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  10. Your plants do look so healthy.
    It's so nice to be able to pick your own from home!

    All the best Jan

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  11. I like your gardening style & may just have to try it!

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  12. Looking very good! Can't wait to see the veggies up close! Birds nest again, huh? :-)

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  13. I really like the idea of container gardening. I don't have any veggies this year, but have some strawberries in a container and they are doing well.

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  14. That is great everything is taking off so well, I have picked my first green peppers and gave them to my daughter, Greg has started picking his carrots, even though some of them were quite small.

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  15. Your garden's looking good this year to me.

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  16. It is great idea for vegetables in flowerpots :)

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  17. Those sparrows don't waste any time, do they. Love all your white pots with all that yummy produce growing within. Such a great idea. As you say it would be easier to manage and no weeks! Perfect!

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  18. Wow! I remember being able to grow veggies! I have so given up and enjoy other people's fruit's of their labours!!!! (▰˘◡˘▰)

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  19. Wow, these look wonderful, Debbie!
    So green and healthy.
    Mine are doing well too, and my sad tomatoes are actually showing some signs of perking up.
    xo.

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