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Post  countrynaturals on 3/2/2018, 2:31 pm

Took the tour with camera in hand -- everything looks more like November than March. These almond blossoms are the best I could find, but they wouldn't hold still to have their picture taken, so the result is as unimpressive as the garden.  Sad

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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/2/2018, 10:10 pm

Nothing is happening here yet...I think they are pretty!
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Post  countrynaturals on 3/3/2018, 2:21 am

@Scorpio Rising wrote:Nothing is happening here yet...I think they are pretty!
If anybody can come up with something better, we can always change this. They are pretty, but they were gorgeous before the wind and rain got to them.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/3/2018, 8:37 pm

I love your pic!  Just here, it’s all under snow/water.  It has been so wet??? So
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Post  BeetlesPerSqFt on 3/3/2018, 10:57 pm

This is more summer-y than spring: flowers on the aerogarden tomato plant, with a plastic beetle.
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Might change it if something fun shows up outside, but it's pretty drab out there. There have been picnic beetles (aka sap beetles) eating the rotting cold-killed kale, but they don't like to stay still for being photographed.
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Post  countrynaturals on 3/4/2018, 12:04 pm

@BeetlesPerSqFt wrote:This is more summer-y than spring: flowers on the aerogarden tomato plant, with a plastic beetle.
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Might change it if something fun shows up outside, but it's pretty drab out there. 
Same here.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/7/2018, 7:20 pm

OK, found one!!!!

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My Spring 2017 lettuces, spinaches, etc.....love my leaves!
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Post  sanderson on 3/8/2018, 3:39 pm

Winter crops are bolting!  Here is some kale that I will leave in for a couple weeks for pollinators. March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! Spring10

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Post  countrynaturals on 3/8/2018, 4:05 pm

@sanderson wrote:Winter crops are bolting!  Here is some kale that I will leave in for a couple weeks for pollinators. March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! Spring10
My dwarf curly kale never bolts.  Razz
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/8/2018, 9:56 pm

I have never had kale bolt either...Dwarf blue Vates.  Interesting!
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Post  sanderson on 3/10/2018, 5:01 pm

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Post  countrynaturals on 3/10/2018, 9:42 pm

@sanderson wrote:Wink
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One of my broccoil plants bolted last month. The others were fine. Go figure.  Rolling Eyes
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/11/2018, 4:00 pm

It’s pretty!
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Post  CapeCoddess on 3/12/2018, 3:21 pm

@Scorpio Rising wrote:I have never had kale bolt either...
Really?  I can't even imagine what that must be like.  So you get to harvest from the same plants year after year?
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Post  countrynaturals on 3/12/2018, 6:13 pm

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@Scorpio Rising wrote:I have never had kale bolt either...
Really?  I can't even imagine what that must be like.  So you get to harvest from the same plants year after year?
Mine get top-heavy and turn into trees, so after I have a nice, new batch of plants, I top the old ones, compost the stalks, add compost to the bed, and plant the new ones. What I love is having kale 12 months a year. There's never a day I can't pick and cook a batch of it from the garden.  Cool
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Post  sanderson on 3/13/2018, 12:03 am

I was just about to rip the kale out when 3 bees came along. It gets a reprieve. March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! 2636062189

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Post  yolos on 3/13/2018, 9:32 pm

My peas are growing nicely so far this spring.  Hope they have time to mature before the hot weather sets in.
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Post  countrynaturals on 3/31/2018, 1:51 pm

I'm ready for April.  bounce Got pear blossoms for the first time!  Cool Tune in tomorrow for my new avatar.  Razz
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Post  countrynaturals on 2/28/2019, 11:48 pm

@countrynaturals wrote:I'm ready for April.  bounce Got pear blossoms for the first time!  Cool Tune in tomorrow for my new avatar.  Razz

YIKES! Forgot all about this. Gotta go back to the other house, tomorrow, and see how that pear tree is doing. bounce (While I'm at it, I'll take the camera and see if I can find something good for an avatar.)
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Post  OhioGardener on 3/1/2019, 8:36 am

Gosh, here it is the 1st of March already, and only 21 days until Spring!  We're ready!

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Post  countrynaturals on 3/1/2019, 9:37 am

@OhioGardener wrote:Gosh, here it is the 1st of March already, and only 21 days until Spring!  We're ready!

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Our fat robins showed up a couple of days ago. I'm going out on a limb and declaring it spring here, today! March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! 274447
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Post  trolleydriver on 3/1/2019, 1:42 pm

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Our fat robins showed up a couple of days ago. I'm going out on a limb and declaring it spring here, today! March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! 274447  

Don't I wish.  Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy  Still below freezing here and there are two to three feet of snow covering my SFG.  For my area I am predicting Spring will start in June.

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Post  countrynaturals on 3/1/2019, 3:05 pm

@trolleydriver wrote:
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Our fat robins showed up a couple of days ago. I'm going out on a limb and declaring it spring here, today! March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! 274447  

Don't I wish.  Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy  Still below freezing here and there are two to three feet of snow covering my SFG.  For my area I am predicting Spring will start in June.

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At least you can garden all summer. I have to hide in the a/c from July to October. March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! 671790
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Post  OhioGardener on 3/1/2019, 5:36 pm

It says it is Spring, but I'm not convinced...



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Post  sanderson on 3/2/2019, 2:34 pm

My Farmer's Almanac calendar. I think this is such a pretty month. March Avatar: Spring Will Be Here Soon -- Promise! Calend11

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