Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
is it too late to start SFG? Toplef10is it too late to start SFG? 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.

is it too late to start SFG? I22gcj10is it too late to start SFG? 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Update on Marie's mom
by donnainzone5 Today at 11:33 am

» Sixth Year SFG in Canada
by ralitaco Today at 10:14 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 10:54 pm

» What Have You Picked From Your Garden Today
by markqz Yesterday at 5:45 pm

» TD - A Journey Through Prostate Cancer
by donnainzone5 Yesterday at 2:51 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by ralitaco Yesterday at 2:41 pm

» What's your favorite kitchen/garden gadget?
by donnainzone5 Yesterday at 1:42 pm

» Use Podocarupus fruit in compost?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:39 am

» Is this Marjoram or Oregano or Something Else?
by has55 Yesterday at 1:45 am

» January & February 2020 - Northern and Central Midwest
by OhioGardener 2/16/2020, 2:45 pm

» California's Drought
by countrynaturals 2/16/2020, 9:38 am

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by countrynaturals 2/16/2020, 9:14 am

» Sanderson - On the Road
by countrynaturals 2/16/2020, 9:09 am

» Expanding the ideas of using PVC clamps and couplings
by CitizenKate 2/15/2020, 9:31 pm

» unknown plant
by ralitaco 2/15/2020, 6:56 pm

» 2020 SFG in Brooks, GA
by yolos 2/15/2020, 5:06 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by countrynaturals 2/14/2020, 6:04 pm

» Not new, but I've been away for a spell...
by ralitaco 2/13/2020, 11:11 pm

» Is this Mint or a Weed?
by ralitaco 2/13/2020, 11:09 pm

» New & Different
by yolos 2/13/2020, 1:26 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by markqz 2/12/2020, 10:48 pm

» Mark's first SFG
by markqz 2/12/2020, 7:43 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 2/12/2020, 5:05 pm

» February: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by sanderson 2/12/2020, 3:34 pm

» Daikon radishes?
by yolos 2/12/2020, 3:01 pm

» the SFG Journey-rowing tomatoes in early winter in Dallas-Ft. Worth Tx
by countrynaturals 2/12/2020, 2:07 pm

» Introducing myself
by sanderson 2/11/2020, 5:57 pm

» Check Out the "Friday Rookie Topics"
by countrynaturals 2/11/2020, 11:57 am

» My first crack at making tabasco sauce
by CitizenKate 2/10/2020, 10:54 pm

» Garlic in Central Ohio
by llama momma 2/10/2020, 7:30 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

is it too late to start SFG?

Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty is it too late to start SFG?

Post  Aub on 8/7/2010, 11:21 pm

I want to start a SFG but I worry it may be too late. If I get everything put together tomorrow do you think it will be ok?
I have a regular in-the-ground garden with tomatoes, peppers, zukes, crook-necks, and strawberries.
I got some seeds (broc, bush beans, spinach, cucumbers) and I started those on the porch about 2 weeks ago. I also started some brussel sprouts today.
I would like to put my 2nd season in to a SFG but I'm not sure what order to plant them in. I'm doing a 4x8 SFG.

Thanks!
Aub
Aub

Female Posts : 283
Join date : 2010-08-07
Age : 39
Location : Central Illinois (near Peoria) 5a

Back to top Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty Re: is it too late to start SFG?

Post  quiltbea on 8/7/2010, 11:35 pm

It depends on your zone, but I think you would be ok to put in cool-weather crops like broccoli, cauliflower, spinach, also carrots, kale, swiss chard.
It can't hurt.
quiltbea
quiltbea

Female Posts : 4712
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 77
Location : Southwestern Maine Zone 5A

Back to top Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty Re: is it too late to start SFG?

Post  Aub on 8/7/2010, 11:55 pm

What do I do about my perennial stuff like Asparagus and my Garlic and Shallots? My Asparagus is in the ground now. Can I dig it up and put it in a Square?
Aub
Aub

Female Posts : 283
Join date : 2010-08-07
Age : 39
Location : Central Illinois (near Peoria) 5a

Back to top Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty Re: is it too late to start SFG?

Post  WardinWake on 8/8/2010, 5:33 am

@Aub wrote:What do I do about my perennial stuff like Asparagus and my Garlic and Shallots? My Asparagus is in the ground now. Can I dig it up and put it in a Square?

Aub:

Asparagus roots run very deep. Depending on how long they have been in the garden the roots can be as deep as 12 feet. If you have just planted them they can be transplanted. If they have been in the ground for some time I would leave them in place. A Google search will produce a world of info.

God Bless, Ward and Mary.
WardinWake
WardinWake

Certified SFG Instructor

Male Posts : 935
Join date : 2010-02-26
Age : 69
Location : Wake, VA

Back to top Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty Re: is it too late to start SFG?

Post  Aub on 8/8/2010, 9:51 pm

I just put the asparagus in this season so I should be able to get them up fairly easily, I think.

Thanks!
Aub
Aub

Female Posts : 283
Join date : 2010-08-07
Age : 39
Location : Central Illinois (near Peoria) 5a

Back to top Go down

is it too late to start SFG? Empty Re: is it too late to start SFG?

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


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