Diary of an Average Gardener

January 2014

Starting Seeds

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Time to start seeds

Tomorrow is Feb 1st. That's seed starting day. So, I can be ready for the middle of March. The middle of March.....what can you plant then?  Don't forget, I live just north of Atlanta and the onions, chard and other cooler weather items need to be ready to plant. We still get frost in March, [...]

Pansies in the Snow

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Pansies in Snow

Snow, ice, and long term below freezing temperatures in Atlanta. Not nice, not nice at all. In fact....it was down right nasty. I hear all you people from the North making light of our 2 inches of snow. In fact, if I still lived in Ohio, I would be laughing too. However, I moved to [...]