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Post  AtlantaAnn on 5/19/2010, 7:15 pm

I hope these post. I'm as excited to share my works as I am to see all of yours. I've be SFGing for 6 years. I admit to not following the method to the T but I have great turn-out. My husband says it looks more like the square inch method @ times...but he is NOT complaining while he eats fresh collards, green-beans, tomato, okra, yellow & zuchinni squash..and most of all he loves running outback as opposed to the store when I need a cuke or bell-pepper for a fresh salad.

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5/15 aeiral view & Happy B'Day 2 Me! My 5 individual boxes
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Post  SirTravers on 5/19/2010, 7:27 pm

I don't think McD's will mind me using their phrase, but I'm Lovin It! It gives me hope that my bare back garden will be a lush, green haven in a few years.
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Post  AtlantaAnn on 5/19/2010, 7:43 pm

Thanx SirTravers....and haven is right. I was away for a few weeks and a couple good rains...and things blew up. I'm now having to prune & cage some things in order to see & allow sunshine on others. No matter the tide....it bears repeating.... "i'm loving it 2." Good luck on your piece of haven I Think My Boxes are Out of Control Icon_biggrin
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Post  timwardell on 5/19/2010, 9:27 pm

Isn't there a video series called "SFGs Gone Wild"? I swear I saw it advertised on cable late one night. It might have been something else. I was half asleep having dosed off lusting over a seed catalog. Hmmm... :suspect:

...your garden looks great btw.
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Post  boffer on 5/19/2010, 9:37 pm

WOO HOO rock on

I SEE TABLE TOPS!!
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Post  Dietryin on 5/19/2010, 9:46 pm

very nice! I hope my garden looks that nice one day.

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Post  Ha-v-v on 5/19/2010, 10:42 pm

Your garden is gorgeous !! Yes I too noticed the table tops and so want them some day though, I did notice the "red" love seat chair Smile I really like that. Its beautiful in your garden, please keep on sharing !!
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Post  Chopper on 5/19/2010, 11:01 pm

I love seeing people's gardens and yours is a beauty!
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Post  silverbug on 5/20/2010, 7:34 am

Gorgeous. How I WISH I had all that open sun. I have GOT to get some of the neighbor's crappy branches sawn off. They hang over my property, and then I have a huge oak, so, I get 6+ hours, but morning sun, and my stuff grows, but boy is it slow. Your plants look beautiful!!!
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Post  new2this on 5/20/2010, 7:46 am

So beautiful, Ann....what a great spot!
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Post  AtlantaAnn on 5/20/2010, 9:01 am

thanx all! lol @ sfg's gone wild.

ha-v-v...the bench & tables were the dark green plastic stuff. garage sale $4, spray paint $4.....watering w/coffee in hand from red bench....priceless I Think My Boxes are Out of Control Icon_cheers

i appreciate the tips & expertise offered...old & new. perhaps i'll offer a few trix as i experiment to get my forrest under control. I Think My Boxes are Out of Control 601593

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Post  1chichi on 5/20/2010, 9:07 am

You did a great job! That looks like a nice spot to have a cup of coffee in the morn. I Think My Boxes are Out of Control Icon_flower

I especially love the Table Top SFG.
It looks like you used mulching plastic to keep anything from growing underneath them. I Think My Boxes are Out of Control Icon_wink
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Post  AtlantaAnn on 5/20/2010, 9:26 am

@1chichi wrote:You did a great job! That looks like a nice spot to have a cup of coffee in the morn. I Think My Boxes are Out of Control Icon_flower

I especially love the Table Top SFG.
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thanx 1chichi. yes @ mulching plastic/weed-paper. i usually just toss pots & such under the table-tops. i plan to tack a few pieces of lattice on the front & sides... just for appearance sake.
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Post  Ha-v-v on 5/20/2010, 1:11 pm

ha-v-v...the bench & tables were the dark green plastic stuff.
garage sale $4, spray paint $4.....watering w/coffee in hand from red
bench....priceless

Get out !! I love it !! I have "a" chair in my garden that is tan !! I will get a red can of paint when I get the trellis stuff today. Im trying to sell SFG table tops to my family as well :-D even though mine on the ground right now. I will be working on them being TT someday. I love it and Boffer was the reason in the first place about TT. You made a little niche for yourself in that garden like that. Keep sharing the garden looks nice to sit in Smile
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Post  Shoda on 5/20/2010, 7:27 pm

Your garden looks like a very happy place! Thank you for sharing it!
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Post  Leighfluver on 5/20/2010, 8:44 pm

ooooo....ahhhhhhh....


VERY VERY NIIIIICE!
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Post  Theresa on 5/20/2010, 8:55 pm

AtlantaAnn What a wonderful creative SFG! I can't think of any place
better to have a setting area than right next to your SFGs, a great
place to set back and relax and enjoy the beauty of the gardens!
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