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My little garden

17 Mar

The better part of the day was spent working on my little garden at the one end of the trailer.

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The picture above shows what the garden looked like when we got here.  It was about one foot wide.  It was filled with white stones, lots of weeds and a palm tree of sorts growing up right beside the trailer.

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I picked out all of the white stones and the layer of clam shells that were underneath the stones.

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I dug out the new shape.  Removed the soil.  I made it about 5 feet wide.

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And this is what it looks like now.  I ran out of black mulch and will have to get another bag at Walmart.  I transplanted the palm tree out between the garden and the road.  I have four plants.  I am hoping they will attract butterflies and hummingbirds.  It will be interesting to see how this little garden develops.  I suspect that when we get back here next year, there will be a lot of weeding to be done.  I just hope they survive over any dry spells that hit the valley.

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1 Comment

Posted by on March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “My little garden

  1. Anonymous

    March 18, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    Looks really nice Dave. What a difference!

     
 
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