Planting Grape Vines


on Saturday, March, 26 2011 @ 10:48:12 pm (695 words)
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Last year during the mid season, Lowe's took their remaining bare-rooted grape vines and put them on clearance at $75% off. There were two in the bag and after the discount I paid only $1.25 for each vine. I picked out a niagara; a green grape, to go w… more »

Replanting Daylilies


on Monday, March, 14 2011 @ 05:45:30 pm (549 words)
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Replanted Daylilies I completed a task this weekend that actually should have been done in the fall; that task was replanting a daylily bed in the back garden. The bed of daylilies had become invaded by briar vines, poison oak, and small trees, and… more »

Top-Set Onions


on Monday, March, 07 2011 @ 07:45:54 pm (322 words)
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I recently received a gift of some top set onions. Top set onions are onions that create the onion sets at the top of the scapes. The scape will fall over when the set matures, allowing it to contact the soil and start a new onion. Once you start a bed… more »