Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Toplef10Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 I22gcj10Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» new member needs help
by roc0772 Today at 6:50 pm

» N&C Midwest: November/December 2019!
by OhioGardener Today at 5:06 pm

» SFG FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER - NOVEMBER 2019
by sfg4uKim Today at 4:59 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by RJARPCGP Today at 1:22 pm

» CANADIAN REGION:What are you doing October to December 2019
by Kelejan Today at 1:11 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by AtlantaMarie Today at 8:21 am

» has55's R & D Journey
by has55 Yesterday at 2:09 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:25 pm

» Update on Marie's mom
by AtlantaMarie 11/17/2019, 11:01 am

» Can leggy plants be saved?
by sanderson 11/17/2019, 3:12 am

» New Member
by sanderson 11/16/2019, 6:35 pm

» TD's Health
by sanderson 11/16/2019, 6:30 pm

» Do you compost your squash vines?
by yolos 11/16/2019, 5:52 pm

» Mark's first SFG
by sanderson 11/16/2019, 5:37 pm

» New & Different
by countrynaturals 11/16/2019, 12:55 pm

» the SFG Journey-onions in Dallas, Tx area, do you cover them in the winter?
by has55 11/16/2019, 11:50 am

» SFG Newbie in NorCal!!
by countrynaturals 11/16/2019, 9:55 am

» Tulle
by sanderson 11/16/2019, 3:57 am

» Tomato Tuesday - 2018 & 2019
by sanderson 11/16/2019, 3:52 am

» Today's Harvest
by Scorpio Rising 11/14/2019, 8:36 pm

» Favorite seed companies
by Scorpio Rising 11/14/2019, 8:32 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by Scorpio Rising 11/13/2019, 7:31 pm

» Winter Gardening Feedback, Please
by Scorpio Rising 11/13/2019, 6:57 pm

» 2018/2019 SFG in Brooks, GA
by countrynaturals 11/12/2019, 9:10 pm

» New England, November, 2019
by Scorpio Rising 11/12/2019, 6:25 pm

» American Beautyberry - Anyone grow them?
by Scorpio Rising 11/12/2019, 6:23 pm

» My sweet, sweet, sweet taters.
by mgbeheler 11/11/2019, 1:36 pm

» Volunteer Plants
by Scorpio Rising 11/10/2019, 4:34 pm

» November: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by countrynaturals 11/9/2019, 5:37 pm

» Tips for compost tumbler
by OhioGardener 11/9/2019, 7:55 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Page 9 of 10 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10  Next

Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 7/27/2019, 3:16 pm

For the past few years I have had great success with winter squash, in particular Canada Crookneck, which I grow vertically. This year the vines are growing well but I do not see any squash. 😞
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2547
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2546

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 7/27/2019, 6:32 pm

Photo 1 - Harvested one-third of our garlic crop.

Photo 2 - our two sisters (strawberry corn plus acorn and butternut squash) are doing well together.

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2550
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2551

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 7/30/2019, 10:39 am

The harvesting of Garlic, Summer Squash, Peas, Golden Wax Beans, Swiss Chard, Kale, and Raspberries continues in our garden.
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2552
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2553

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 7/30/2019, 4:19 pm

Your garden is looking so healthy. I hope you get a "late bloomer" Canadian squash.

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 7/30/2019, 5:03 pm

@sanderson wrote:Your garden is looking so healthy.  I hope you get a "late bloomer" Canadian squash.  
Thanks S.

No CCs yet but I do now have a Green Striped Cushaw Squash developing. 
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2554in

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 7/31/2019, 2:52 pm

Arghhh!  Just saw a dreaded Squash Vine Borer moth near my one and only Golden Zucchini plant.  The SVBs took out my Golden Zucchini last year so this year I am also growing Ronde de Nice Squash as my primary summer squash.

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/4/2019, 3:46 pm

Harvested Cucumbers, Golden Zucchini (not in photo), Golden Wax Bush Beans and Rattlesnake Pole Beans. The latter are only just starting to produce but the vines are up to the top of the eight foot trellis.
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2556

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/4/2019, 3:48 pm

Finally starting to get some baby winter squash.
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2557
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2558
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2559

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 8/6/2019, 3:26 pm

hyper Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 274447

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/7/2019, 2:27 pm

August 7 harvest of beans. peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, raspberries.

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2560


Last edited by trolleydriver on 8/7/2019, 2:34 pm; edited 1 time in total

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/7/2019, 2:32 pm

August 7 views of the veggie garden.

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2561
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2562
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2563

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2564
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2565
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2566

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2568
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2569
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2567

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2571
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2570

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  countrynaturals on 8/7/2019, 6:49 pm

WOW! TD, I remember the shots you took of a barren wasteland last winter. Your season may be short, but it's way more productive than my long one. Stuff here just plods along during the summer months. Sad
countrynaturals
countrynaturals

Female Posts : 4910
Join date : 2016-04-12
Location : Redding, CA

http://countrynaturals.com

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 8/9/2019, 2:36 am

@countrynaturals wrote:WOW! TD, I remember the shots you took of a barren wasteland last winter. Your season may be short, but it's way more productive than my long one. Stuff here just plods along during the summer months. Sad
+1 TD, you may have a short season, especially this year, but you have a glorious garden. I love you

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/9/2019, 6:38 am

@sanderson wrote:
@countrynaturals wrote:WOW! TD, I remember the shots you took of a barren wasteland last winter. Your season may be short, but it's way more productive than my long one. Stuff here just plods along during the summer months. Sad
+1  TD, you may have a short season, especially this year, but you have a glorious garden. I love you
Thanks CN and S.

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/13/2019, 2:03 pm

Over one and half pounds of beans picked today and tons more growing.
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2573
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2574

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  Scorpio Rising on 8/13/2019, 8:18 pm

Nice bean haul, TD, and gardens in general!  The Japanese Beetles are so bad here I gave up on beans.  I might try on cusp seasons, but they like the heat...plus we are not that great at eating them.  Just being honest with myself.
Scorpio Rising
Scorpio Rising

Female Posts : 7178
Join date : 2015-06-12
Age : 57
Location : Ada, Ohio

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/14/2019, 11:04 am

@Scorpio Rising wrote:Nice bean haul, TD, and gardens in general!  The Japanese Beetles are so bad here I gave up on beans.  I might try on cusp seasons, but they like the heat...plus we are not that great at eating them.  Just being honest with myself.

My SFG and other beds have been relatively pest free this summer.  We have had some Japanese Beetles on the rose bushes and raspberry bushes. There were not as many as previous years and they did the most damage to one rose bush.  On a positive note, I have seen only one SVB Moth and one Squash Beetle.  I have not lost any plants to these pests.  In addition I have had almost no leaf miners in my Swiss Chard and very little slug damage on the veggies.

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 8/22/2019, 11:16 am

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 3170584802

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/26/2019, 10:04 pm

Harvested today ... ten pounds of tomatoes, three pounds beans (mostly rattlesnake beans),  banana peppers, cucumbers, and white scallop squash.  Also a small trial harvest of a few carrots and potatoes with many more still in the garden. The Green Striped Cushaw Squash was harvested a few days ago by our daughter-in-law while we were out of town.
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2579
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2580Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2581
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2582Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2583
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2584

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 8/27/2019, 1:35 am

You're back! happy hi What a great surprise from your garden.

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  countrynaturals on 8/27/2019, 9:02 am

TD, the Green Striped Cushaw Squash is an absolute work of art. I love you
countrynaturals
countrynaturals

Female Posts : 4910
Join date : 2016-04-12
Location : Redding, CA

http://countrynaturals.com

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  yolos on 8/27/2019, 11:50 am

Good haul TD.
yolos
yolos

Female Posts : 3812
Join date : 2011-11-20
Age : 69
Location : Brooks, Ga Zone 7B/8A

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 8/29/2019, 12:34 pm

My Strawberry Popcorn got off to a slow start. I had to replant after the initial plants/seeds suffered critter damage. The cobs are only now beginning to form. Hopefully we get a hot September.Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2585
Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Img_2586

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  sanderson on 8/29/2019, 1:31 pm

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 60389

____________________________

Find more about Weather in Fresno, CA
Click for weather forecast
sanderson
sanderson

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 18425
Join date : 2013-04-21
Age : 71
Location : Fresno CA Zone 8-9

https://connect.xfinity.com/appsuite/#!!&app=io.ox/mail&

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  trolleydriver on 9/29/2019, 10:10 am

Like me my SFG is winding down.  I'll try to take some photos of the SFG (not me) to post.  Very Happy

____________________________

Ottawa, Canada
Find more about Weather in Ottawa, CA
Click for weather forecast
trolleydriver
trolleydriver

Forum Moderator

Male Posts : 5130
Join date : 2015-05-04
Age : 72
Location : Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Back to top Go down

Fifth Year SFG in Canada - Page 9 Empty Re: Fifth Year SFG in Canada

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 9 of 10 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10  Next

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum