Michelle Powers
Michelle Powers
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  • Albertville, MN

My First Garden Ever!


My husband and I purchased our first home in December. Since then I have been dreaming about building a garden along the fence of the farmers field behind our house. This is what I have so far!
What are these again? Primrose?
What are these again? Primrose?
Sedum.
Sedum.
Butterfly weed? or Lavender? Lavender I think!
Butterfly weed? or Lavender? Lavender I think!
Yellow peppers... mmmm.
Yellow peppers... mmmm.
Gayfeather. The butterflies love these!
Gayfeather. The butterflies love these!
Hello Dahlia... just starting to bloom.
Hello Dahlia... just starting to bloom.
Whole garden!
Whole garden!
Michelle Powers

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  • Trish M
    on Jul 23, 2012

    Good For You Michelle...Save The Seeds from Your Fav. Veggies....Allow Them To Dry Out Completely Including Corn...Then Place Them In A Small Jar.(I Use Baby Food Jars.)Make sure You Mark Them If You are Not Familiar With What Each one Looks Like.If You Have room.Pumpkins, and Gourds,(Halloween decorations) Are A Blast To Grow...Huge awesome Leaves,Large Orange blooms,And It's like an Easter Egg Hunt Looking For Them.You Can Also Grow The Halloween Gourds and Many Others on A Trellis( I Use Rope and Twine) Makes Beautiful Shade and Privacy Fences...Good Luck and Have Fun...

  • Michelle Powers
    on Jul 23, 2012

    Love your ideas Trish. Thanks!

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