Friday, April 24, 2009
Gardening: Planting some new beds and a giveaway.
I don't think you all realize how hard it is to plant a garden around here.
Look at all my helpers.
Playing in and around the beds.
Okay, now all three are in the action.
Eating the grass, or plants.
Playing some more.
Checking to see what mom is doing.
Guarding the garden
Enough of my helpers and back to the garden. Look at the basil.
I need to deadhead the chives.
Here is the tomatoes and the green tomato ladders. I found them at Gardener's Supply, they are attractive and look good year after year.
After my beehive compost post, Gardener's Supply has decided to help with a give-away on my little blog. In an effort to encourage gardening, whether you have a spot to plant a tomato plant or not, they are giving one of my readers their Revolution planter. This planter hangs and grows your tomatoes in an upside down planter. I would love to know how the planter works for you and will include your opinion and your tomato pictures if you win.
In addition, Gardener's Supply has a fantastic kitchen-garden plan. It allows you to easily plan a garden and demonstrates the step by step guide to successfully garden your first or 100th garden.
In addition, I am donating two of my spring tea towels:
All you have to do is leave a message from now until midnight on Monday night on this post. I will draw your name at random.