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Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Seeds Organized!

Yah! Just finished organizing my seeds.. now, I know that I don't need any more soybeans (have 3 leftover packets of 'Envy' from last year - how did that happen?!).. Plus, I probably won't need more lettuce for at least a decade.. not that it'll stop me from ordering more (I think I have a slight seed addiction!).. but, I do need more pole beans (Hello, 'Emerite' and 'Fortex') and some tomatoes ('Cole' from Annapolis Seeds to start). I also need more kohlrabi - we just loved our purple and lime green varieties this past summer - so unique! And dinosaur kale (from Hope Seeds) - it's fantastic and still going strong in the hoop tunnels!

The green box in the photo is holding all my flower seed - I have plenty of sunflowers, as well as oodles of sweet peas - LOVE them! Plus, the poppies, cosmos, marigolds and nasturtiums that I've saved from my own garden. I also have all the herbs I need - basil (spicy globe and genovese), parsley (Italian and curly), coriander, dill and more.

It's nice to be organized so soon.. now, I know exactly what I need and what I don't need.. Tomorrow, the 'girls' come over to browse through the seed catalogues.. time to start dreaming of spring..

Happy Gardening!

3 comments:

  1. We just finished going through our seeds as well and are also seed addicts. Have fun with those catalogues.

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  2. Hi Niki. I just realized that you were still posting. I had added your blogspot to my "favorites " list,but didn't realize that it didn't carry further than 2010 when the new year rolls around. Ya learn something new everyday.....

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  3. Hey Pete - I was wondering what happened to you! Nice to hear from you again.. Happy New Year!

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