Sunday, February 26, 2012

Back Yard: Round Raised Bed

Round raised bed in the back yard:

Transplanted on 4.07.2012. Seeds started on 2.24.2012.  Mustard from Summer 2011 VBS.  Cole Crops in this bed will be used as "trap" plants for Cabbage Looper.

1st Foot2nd Foot3rd Foot4th Foot5th Foot
1st Foot(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
2nd Foot(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
3rd Foot(2) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(5) Mustard
Kid's VBS
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
4th Foot(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
5th Foot(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(2) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Marigold Tiger's Eye
TBD
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)

Side Garden: Map of Fourth Raised Bed

4th raised bed to the right of the tool shed:
1st Foot2nd Foot3rd Foot4th Foot
1st Foot(13) Garlic
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (Fall/11)
(8) Garlic
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (Fall/11)
(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
2nd Foot(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
(9) Spinach
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (4/9/12)
3rd Foot(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
4th Foot(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Super Sugar Snap
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)

Side Garden: Map of Third Raised Bed

Transplanting began on 4.10.2012. Swiss Chard seeds started on 2.24.2012.  Pea seeds started on 3.23.12.  This bed will be kept covered until peas begin to flower to help ward off leaf miner.

3rd raised bed to the right of the tool shed:
1st Foot2nd Foot3rd Foot4th Foot
1st Foot(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(9) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
2nd Foot(9) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(9) Onions
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
3rd Foot(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(9) Onions
TBD
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
4th Foot(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(4) Swiss Chard
Fordhook Giant
Moon: 69% Full
T.P. (4/10/12)
(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)
(8) Pea
Oregon
Sugar Pod II
Moon: TBD
Est. (3/15/12)

Side Garden: Map of Second Raised Bed

2nd raised bed to the right of the tool shed:

Transplanted on 4.07.2012. Seeds started on 2.24.2012.  This bed will be kept covered the entire season to help ward off cabbage looper.

1st Foot2nd Foot3rd Foot4th Foot
1st Foot(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
2nd Foot(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
3rd Foot(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
4th Foot(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Broccoli
Waltham 29
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)

Side Garden: Map of First Raised Bed

1st raised bed to the right of the tool shed:

Transplanted on 4.07.2012.  Seeds started on 2.24.2012.  This bed will be kept covered the entire season to help ward off cabbage looper.

1st Foot2nd Foot3rd Foot4th Foot
1st Foot(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
2nd Foot(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
3rd Foot(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
4th Foot(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)
(1) Cauliflower
Early Snowball
Moon: 97% Full
T.P. (4/7/12)

Side Garden: Map of Plants Against the House

South Facing Wall
(1) Canby Raspberry
(TP 4/22/09)
(1) Heritage Everbearing Raspberry
(TP 4/22/09)

Friday, February 24, 2012

2012 Planting Record

The following is a record of 2012 plantings:

On 4/14/12 (transplant into pots):
(24) Petunia (Wave variety)
(3) Trailing Fuschia
(2) Upright Fuschia

On 4/13/12 (indoor vermiculite trays):
(38) Pumpkin, Jack O'Lantern
(80) Corn, Sweet

On 4/13/12 (indoor vermiculite trays):
Godetia, Grandiflora Single Mix (Annual)
Loves Lies Bleeding, Amaranthus (Annual)
Lobelia, Erinus Trailing Sapphire (Annual)
Snapdragon, Antirrhinum Tall Majus Mix (Annual)
Columbine, Aquilegia hybrida, McKana Giants (Perennial)
Bells of Ireland, Molucella Laevis (Annual)
Canterbury Bells, Campanula, Cup & Saucer (Biennial)
Pinks, Dianthus Chinensis Single Mix (Annual)

On 4/10/12 (indoor self-watering pots/tray):
(28) Nasturtium Jewel, Mixed Colors

On 4/10/12 (indoor self-watering pots/tray):
(24) Eggplant Black Beauty

On 3/31/12 (indoor vermiculite trays):
Tomato Campbells Soup
Tomato Endless Summer
Tomato Super Sweet 100 Hybrid
Chinese Lanterns Perennial (invasive, transplant confined)
Lavender Lavendula angustifolia, Munstead Strain (Perennial Herb)
Rosemary officinalis
Parsley Italian
Oregano Origanum vulgare

On 3/23/12 (indoor Peat pots):
(72) Oregon Sugar Pod II Peas (small vines, 24-32 inches tall, no staking needed)
(72) Super Sugar Snap Peas (5-6 feet tall)

On 2/24/12 (indoor Peat pots):
(24) Swiss Chard Fordhook Giant
(24) Broccoli Waltham 29
(24) Cauliflower Early Snowball
(72) Marigold Burpee's Best Mix
(72) Marigold Tiger's Eye