And so it grows!

The garden continues to entertain me.

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Our mango tree is trying to produce fruit.

You need to let it flower or it will just keep trying and that takes away energy for growth.

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The peach tree is doing much better.

We’ll try grafting again next spring, but we won’t get any plums from the graft  till at least 2011.

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We planted some beans in the ground and some Blue Inca Corn that they can grow onto if they run out of trellis.

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Our tomatoes are going great guns.

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The sapote got a little frazzled in the heat, yet we have it in the ground now and it has some new growth.

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The passion fruit vine is moving slower than expected, but “Oh well”.

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Our Keffir Lime is kicking off, don’t know if we should let it fruit yet or hold off till next year.

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The apple tree is doing fine.

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The veggie patch is booming.

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And now for some random flowers.

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I had wanted to redo our baskets this year, we inherited some old ones, but without redoing the automatic watering system, baskets are a little impractical for a short ass like me. None the less here they are in all their wild abandon.

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10 Comments

  1. April 29, 2009 at 6:55 pm

    magnificent!! I can totally relate to your joy…granted, I only have a tomato plant..but I have 3 new rose bushes that I inspect for new growth daily..I love it!!

  2. Brigit said,

    April 30, 2009 at 7:58 am

    your money plant is looking pretty healthy too

  3. joan said,

    May 1, 2009 at 3:50 pm

    Sigh!!! It is 45 degrees here and drizzling. My tomato and pepper plants are under the lights. No chance of getting them out until probably mid-May…sigh!

  4. May 1, 2009 at 4:43 pm

    You must be using some good shit!!
    😉

    I’m a bit jealous!! Everything is so beautiful!! Keep up the good work. Your nickname should be Green Thumb!

  5. May 1, 2009 at 4:44 pm

    Hugs!!
    🙂

  6. Yoga Gal said,

    May 2, 2009 at 12:21 pm

    I’m so impressed! You must have a green thumb!

  7. Janet said,

    May 3, 2009 at 8:30 am

    Your garden looks amazing!! I’m so jealous!

  8. Jacki said,

    May 4, 2009 at 6:09 am

    I agree with everyone else…your garden is amazing!

  9. Cheryl said,

    May 7, 2009 at 5:13 am

    You’ve really got alot of fruiting trees and I love the wild look of your garden…certainly entertaining!

  10. May 14, 2009 at 11:43 am

    wow, what an amazing garden – it’s a whole different climate out there isn’t it? lovely garden…wild beauty is the best


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