Garden: 12 Weeks

Oh my, the pumpkins are taking over!!

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If you are my Facebook friend then you know that last week at 6:30 AM I could be found in the garden impregnating female pumpkin flowers.

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The lucky Bachelor:

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The results 3 days later.. I think it’s a success!

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Pumpkins/Garden in the morning:

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The Tomato Guys.

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In the next 2 weeks, I predict we’ll have about 50 tomatoes. What to make?

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Lots of nice sized peppers coming up.

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If I could have a garden crush on anyone, it might be the broccoli. Look at those amazing leaves, hands down some of the prettiest..

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More broccoli and a new transplanted (from our apartment) cauliflower.

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The corn is so exciting to watch!

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Beans!

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Garden: 11 Weeks

11 weeks, here we are.

As you can see the pumpkins are so big you can’t see the rest of the garden.

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Side View:

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Female Pumpkin Flowers!!!!

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Our harvest this week!! First peppers to eat!

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OMG. The corn! It’s happening. We can’t believe it.

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The beans 2.0 are doing great. We spotted a few actual beans starting…

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Here is Mr. Broccoli.

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New Pepper. The pepper plants have so many flowers on them!

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Garden: 10 weeks

Here we are at 10 weeks!

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Look at the pumpkins!

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This week our pumpkins were attacked by aphids, which is why we are spraying them away with some water/vegetable oil/dish soap mixture.

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The ladybug is slowly eating them all too. Remember I talked about her last week, well she’s still there! She must love it there. Here she is, being the garden protector!

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Lots of tomato flowers.. I watched a video on how to self pollinate them, basically you flick and shake them.. I look crazy when I’m working on the garden.

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More tomatoes/peppers.

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New and old peppers..

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Carrots.

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Beans look great, minus the one leaf that must have been delicious.

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Corn!

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Matthew doing something to the corn that can’t be seen with 1 eye open.

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Garden: 9 weeks

Hello 9 weeks. No real negatives this week. Everything is looking good. The pumpkins are going wild, I swear everyday we have to tie them up more. Also, we spotted our first ladybug. Of all days I didn’t have my phone on me to take a picture, it was that day. I hope she comes back!

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Here are 2 of the pumpkins!

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Corn!

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Pepper progress.. these guys have 1-2 weeks left before we pick them.

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Carrots…

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The beans are back! So happy for them. :-)

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The tomatoes preparing for their next batch. The plant in B-3 is the tallest, he’s about to grow past the cage…

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