"The raised bed only works if you put hardware cloth beneath the bed. Not "poultry enclosure" as they term it at Home Depot--as you've discovered. I use the hardware cloth to prevent tree roots from getting too invasive as…"
"Wow! I am not alone! I've been using soap nuts for years because they're perfect for graywater systems. My husband, who hated all the other "green" laundry detergents I tried, loved the nuts because they leave a…"
"There's a bait store at 35th Ave and T-bird (I'm pretty sure it's T-bird) that sells red wigglers. I bought them years ago when I first started gardening and they've spread throughout my garden.
"Loofah for this year, but plan to plant grapes next spring. Queen's wreath is gorgeous and dies back in the winter, but only flowers, no fruit. Passion flower vine is an aggressive grower, but again just pretty. I'm…"
"We purchased it as part of the set up. The total we spent on putting together this garden (not including seeds) was under $500.00. If it keeps producing like this, we'll recoup our expense in no time.
I'm an author and former web designer,which explains why this page keeps changing--I'm trying to see what I can do with it, who loves to garden, but only if I can make use of what I grow. Right now half my back yard is raised beds which I use to supply my husband and me with veggies year 'round.
Hi Denise, Is it okay to bring my teenage son? Also, I didn't notice that there were different tour times. I will check the event again. Or if you just let me know via message that is okay too. Thank you. Sincerely, Robin Christy