garden work today

Garden Work

Nothing like a beautiful Memorial Day weekend for starting a new garden! My husband and I brought at least a dozen carts full if dirt and compost to my new raised garden beds. We hauled it down the hill form our driveway. All 8 of my new beds now have at least some soil in them. One we filled, and so I planted it – dahlias tubers at the back and then 6 rows of popcorn seeds. The seed package said how to protect from racoons. Oh my. I hadn’t thought of this. Yes, we have a pair that we see now and then. I guess we’ll find out how long it takes of them to find my corn! Then I’ll look into electric fences….

new garden 8026
new garden 8048
new garden 8049 new garden 8054
new garden 8045

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Fill out this field
Fill out this field
Please enter a valid email address.
You need to agree with the terms to proceed

Previous Post
planting mom and dad’s garden
Next Post
late summer garden cleanup
Menu