Small Garden in East Texas

Discussion in 'Small Spaces' started by gary s, Mar 28, 2014.

  1. I'll take a picture tomorrow been down in the 20's last couple of nights 

    Gary
     
  2. Sorry, late on the picture

    Far end , Broccoli , Cauliflower, Cabbage Carrots Butter Crunch Lettuce, Spinach, Loose Leaf Lettuce and Scallions  And of coarse  weeds throughout   Just haven't felt like messing with it

     
  3. txsmokedlk

    txsmokedlk Fire Starter

    Looks good Gary. I hope one day I can have a larger and more productive garden. All I have right now are onions.
    My father in law had a great year. For his Fall garden....wow. Over 300 tomatoes!
     
  4. We have been fortunate the last several years we have had fantastic spring and fall gardens, wife loves tomatoe,s eats them all summer and fall and cans a bunch for winter  

    Gary
     
  5. Still getting lettuce, spinach and scallions. Broccoli and cabbage will be ready soon 

    Gary
     
  6. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Our Icicles & Snowbanks are growing beautifully up here, Gary!!

    Bear
     
  7. This was our last icicle crop back last February 





     
  8. December 16th 2014    Here is my garden   You can tell by the pictures I have a bumper crop of weeds.

    I always mix in cow manure when I till  this batch had a bunch of clover and weeds in it

    This end has a bunch of green onions mixed in with the weeds


    More weeds with lettuce ans spinach 


    Cabbage coming along nicely 


    More weeds cabbage and lettuce


    Broccoli


    Close up of broccoli 

     
  9. I forgot ! in picture #4  there are carrots in there too, We have eaten most of them 

    Gary
     
  10. driedstick

    driedstick Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Oh your garden looks great, here is mine. LOL Right behind the deer. - see it?? neither do I. [​IMG]

     
  11. Got ambitious picked about half of the Spinach ---------  Blanched and froze 6 bags

    Cleaning and washing

     
  12. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Looks Great Gary!![​IMG]

    If we had a garden, it would look more like Driedstick's garden!!

    Bear
     
  13. Yeah, be a pain in the you know what to have to shovel snow to find your broccoli 

    Gary
     
  14. 34 º here today,  wife went out to the garden and picked some cabbage, carrots,and broccoli   Going to have some nice fresh slaw with lunch today

    Gary
     
  15. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Right now we got 56° on my front porch & 40° on my back deck.

    That's because the sun is on the front of the house & shade is on the back.

    Mrs Bear gets mad at me when I tell her it's because the back of the house is farther North!! [​IMG]

    Bear
     
  16. Garden is done, Wife just picked the last of the cabbage,  Be pulling up remaining plants and stems and spraying the weeds, to get it ready for spring

     
  17. daveomak

    daveomak Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice looking cabbage Gary..... wish we could grow it here...
     
  18. Thanks, I'll get the garden cleaned up sprayed with Riundup (Still trying to get rid that clover and weeds that were in the cow manure)

    Gary
     
  19. Nice day today  68 º and sunny,  got the garden cleaned up

    Gary
     
  20. Getting close to tilling time

    Gary
     

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