finally got photos of my garden

compostchick(z5Wa)November 12, 2006

Finally got my hands on a cam this summer, only had it for 2 days but was able to take lots of photos, so now i have 2 albums to share, nothing fancy mind you but i loved everything, wintersowing rocks !!!!!!!!!!!!

I stared everything from seed too even the hens & chicks and some of the seduim via wintersowing... anyways heres the link to my albums (hope i did this right )

http://community.webshots.com/user/Greedyfish67 hope you enjoy looking at my snaps as much as i enjoy looking at all of yours..

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littleonefb

Nice pics compostchick.
Creative use of old boots and skates. Did you do anything special with them to use as containers?

And this pic of petunia is beautiful. what kind is it? Would love to find seeds of it, do you have any for trades?


by Greedyfish67

Fran

    Bookmark   November 12, 2006 at 8:23PM
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compostchick(z5Wa)

Hi fran
thanks for having a look, i didnt do anything for the boots or skates i do put a few big rocks in the bottom and fill with MG potting soil water well, they tend to dry out so keeping an eye on them is a must, as for the petuina its merlin something i have to look it up not sure if i have seeds of that one or not, i got the seed last year on ebay..will let ya know tomarrow if i have any...

    Bookmark   November 13, 2006 at 2:39AM
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vera_eastern_wa(5a-5b)

Great pics! I was about to post earlier but lost power during about 1/2 hr. of power surges in this darn wind.
Love the Nasturtiums in the potty! Is that sphagnum moss at the base? I have some more odd-n-ends I wanted to stick some sedums/H&C's in too next spring. Right now I just have the pair of shoes with H&C and sedum. You have it down to a fine art :D

Vera

    Bookmark   November 13, 2006 at 9:06AM
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carrie630(z7bNC)

I also LOVE the nasturtiums - great pics - Thanks - Carrie

    Bookmark   November 17, 2006 at 4:58PM
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flowerchildky

very nice! it's so much fun to post pictures-

do show us more anytime!
thanks,
Linda in Louisville

    Bookmark   November 18, 2006 at 11:32PM
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Loretta NJ Z6

Beautiful garden! I LOVE the shot of the poppy with the blue pollen. Gorgeous!

Here is a link that might be useful: Poppy

    Bookmark   January 8, 2007 at 6:11AM
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girlgroupgirl(8 ATL)

Hi Compostchick:
May I please use a few of your photos? I teach gardening classes and am doing a new class on recyclables in the garden (which, frankly is just another way to introduce winter sowing to non-believers!!). Each class includes a large packet of resources with photographs. I need more pictures of shoes and boots, I know that seems crazy, but I do!!

Let me know, please. I love your photos!

GGG

    Bookmark   January 13, 2007 at 9:51PM
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shirley1md(7)

Great pictures of your wintersown beauties! Plus, terrific ideas for using recycled old shoes, boots, cake pan, and especially the bed pan as containers for your succulents. Very creative!

    Bookmark   January 21, 2007 at 9:00PM
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