April Showers…

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they are welcomed today, the garden is getting dry…..

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its also a good time to blog 😉

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The pansies are looking so cheery

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the daffodils are fading , but there is new growth coming up daily

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Earlier this month,it looked like the  tomatoes, cucumber & basil were all sick..I had moved them into the greenhouse, several weeks ago. Well, it must have been too early, the nights were too cold, even with a heater.. and perhaps there wasn’t enough light…

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once they were in the garage,  back on the grow stand, they picked up  and are growing really well!

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Whew!! Over 100 tomato plants !!!

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Cucumbers are also looking good, but, almost all of the basil, is gone…somethings don’t recover from a chill..I knew I was pushing it , starting them so early!!! Luckily its not too late to seed more..

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We also a few peppers, squash, eggplant and radishes sprouting under the lights….

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The strawberries have been transplanted after overwintering in the garden…

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they are in the greenhouse in gutters ! We’ve moved both gutters to the west side this year, we had much better production there , the east side is too hot!

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After only a couple of days, the flowers started to appear 🙂

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Here are few more pictures from the back yard…

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The Lilac is just starting to open …

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