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Week 11 – It’s time for a trim

  Today was all about trimming stuff.  Tree stuff, plant stuff, old bloom stuff. Since we just had the tour and there was a special blog about it I’m not doing photos from around the garden today.  See previous post … Continue reading

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Week 24 – It’s time to reap what you sow

It’s HARVEST TIME!!  If you have a veggie or herb garden it’s time to get out there and enjoy the fruits of your labor.  Peppers, tomatoes, squash, onions, beets, carrots, beans, eggplant, cucumbers, oregano, basil, sage, thyme, dill.  What did … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Finally we get to plant

Woo Hoo!  Today we worked in the garden and had a camera truck.  The weather has cleared and we hope the last snow is gone.  Unfortunately the lettuce, kale and other cool weather greens didn’t make it through the 7 … Continue reading

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Week 2 – Spring Cleaning

     What a gorgeous day for the new apprentices to start their year gardening with Rob. If you haven’t already started, it’s time to get out and clean up the garden. It’s time to cut back perennials so the new … Continue reading

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Week 37 – Gifts for Gardeners

This week we showcased some great gifts to give to your friends or family members who are gardeners.  Included are bird feeders, seed hoops. gardening shears and pruners and moisture meters, a tool caddy, seeds for young gardeners, seeds to … Continue reading

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Week 31 – Garden Tools for Fall Clean Up

No camera truck again so we were at the station this week.  We showcased and discussed garden clean up you need to do now for Fall.  Tools included rakes, loppers, leaf bags, leaf scoopers, snow gauges, rose collars, hose pots … Continue reading

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Week 25 – Plant cover-ups for frost

Today we didn’t have a truck so a few went to the station and showed a new product to cover plants during frost.  It seems crazy with the heat we’ve been having that we would be talking about this right … Continue reading

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Week 15 – Summer Garden Maintenance

Well, it’s still hot.  Seems like we live in Arizona with weather over 100 degrees several days in a row.  Your garden can still look good even in this heat.   This week we continued to keep the garden in tip … Continue reading

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Week 7 – Stake your plants early to avoid breakage

This week was pretty short and sweet.  We talked about staking our tall plants before we notice the wind blowing them over and breaking them beyond repair.  I’m guilty about this with my Hollyhocks.  I notice they are bent over … Continue reading

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Week 3 – Cool Weather Container Gardens with Filler, Spiller and Thriller

Today we planted cool weather container gardens that are perfect for the patio or deck.  The plants we planted today will be great up until around June and then we can change out some of the plants for warmer weather … Continue reading

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