Growth, Strength, Bounty

A very productive weekend! I have two new shelves in the greenhouse - and they are full already!! Lots more flower seeds in soil - and even some peppers & tomatoes. My 32 seed packet order from Peaceful Valley Garden Supply in California arrived yesterday. To my surprise, there was double of everything. I think …

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Is 40 Acres Enough?!

I planted a bunch of seeds yesterday, been busy!  I officially  have 20 flats - all of them on heat mats, but only 16 under lights.  I did some rearranging and some thinning out and tossing out, condensing and sorting.  All of them have a different amount of seeds in them, I'm thinking I currently …

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Hard Working Bells of Ireland

I made a mistake when I planted my Bells of Ireland....I put them in the dark...I got mixed up with the Chinese Forget Me Nots 😳 that I didn't even plant yet! However....they are doing amazing-and now they I've checked on the package & realize that indeed they actually don't need darkness to germinate....they are …

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Bells of Ireland & Carnations

Good evening! After a lovely breakfast and visit with my mom and daughter I manged to get a few more seeds in the dirt! So exciting! 101 Bells of Ireland and 48 more Carnations, a second planting of carnations from 3 weeks ago were just promoted to a new growing lamp. You can scoot over …

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Sweet Peas Are Fussy – I Don’t Do Fussy Well

Sweet Peas.....why did I decide to do them? I'm a bit embarrassed to say I may have drank some of the Kool-Aid that Floret Farm was dishing out. It's not a bad thing, it just is. She was hooked on them, she made it sound so sweet and fabulous, I thought I'd give it a …

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