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If you have a garden

What did you plant?

We did our first garden this year and planted, dill, cucumber for pickling, corn, squash and some type of pea.

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canelamami

Asked by canelamami at 5:25 PM on Jun. 8, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • squash, cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers (3 kinds), corn, watermelon, green beans, oakra (think the rabbits might have ruined it though)......I think that's it. We have a big garden this year.
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 5:37 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • dh thought he planted green beans, but it was some type of pea. The peas are dying tho! Someone said it could be b/c it's so hot out.
    canelamami

    Comment by canelamami (original poster) at 6:04 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • We did corn, watermelon, green beans, squash, cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, okra, 3 kinds of beans, peas, and zucchini. We also have herbs and peach trees. BIG garden.
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 6:55 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • Tomatoes, peppers, zucchini, artichokes, sunflowers, zinnias
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 7:16 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • We planted tomatoes, (jalapeno, tabasco, habanero, bell, sweet banana, hot banana)Peppers, Cucumbers & Pickling pickles,Dill (for making pickles) Squash, several different types of Gourds (for hobbies & painting) Snake gourd, Nest Egg gourd, Dipper, Swan, Birdhouse etc....just for fun.
    and....Sunflowers to dry the seeds for fun. HOWEVER...it's only June and our temps are already in the 100's and not many plants really like that very much. All the water in the world can't keep the ground temp low enough and my garden went from gorgeous to frazzled in 2 weeks. I'm just sick about it. I don't like this about south central Tx very much.
    KellyGirl_TX

    Answer by KellyGirl_TX at 7:23 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • This year we planted tomatoes, pickling cucumbers, jalapeno pepper, spaghetti squash, watermelon, red & green leaf lettuce, cantaloupe, carrots, radishes, pole beans, peas, kohlrabi, golden beets, 7 varieties of potatoes, dill, oregano, leeks, shallots (actually volunteers from last year), basil, pumpkins, bulb onions, sweet corn and bunching onions. We also have an asparagus patch, strawberry bed and a couple of fruit trees.
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 9:40 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • Tomatoes (several varieties) Peppers (several varieties-home depot had packs that were mixed hot mix and sweet mic). Planted carrots, rutabagas, sweet potatoes, watermelon, parsnips, snow peas, and cucumbers. Also planted a mixture of lettuce for salads. I think that is it...
    michcous

    Answer by michcous at 10:21 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • Snow peas, onions, a couple varieties of green beans, carrots, tomatoes, summer squash, lemon cucumbers, potatoes, sweet corn, eggplant, bell peppers, and I know there's mroe but can't remember what.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:34 AM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • zucchini, tomatoes (2 types), bell peppers (red & yellow), cucumbers, okra (my favorite!), snow peas (tho they arent making anymore since it got hot), asparagus (a new one for us!), a random watermelon vine that somehow survived from last year, a potato that was growing in our compost, radishes (blah!), jalapenos, green beans, and a handful of greens (they're getting too bitter tho from the heat).

    we've also got herbs going...dill (more than we know what to do with!), basil, parsley, cilantro, & rosemary
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 1:38 AM on Jun. 9, 2011

  • heirloom tomatoes, several kinds of peppers, okra, black eyed peas, cucumbers, squash, cantaloupe, and watermelon
    lore_tex

    Answer by lore_tex at 1:42 PM on Jun. 10, 2011

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