I wasn’t sure I would be able to get outside today to even get my garden update photos. It has been raining here for almost a week straight. We have breaks here and there, but there’s been rain every day. The boys have hated being so cooped up in the house (and so have I), but the garden has loved all this rain! Except the lettuce, those are falling over. Then again, I think the lettuce is bolting which means it wasn’t going to grow anyways, so I am not too worried about it. When we planted the garden, we said this year would be more experimental and just see what happens. I am pretty proud of what has grown so far at least! The only downfall to all the rain…. it also helped all the grass grow better in the garden too. So whenever the rain stops and I get a chance, I am going to have to go out there and pull some grass, again. When we redo the garden and garden beds in a couple months (once the weather outside is bearable), I am going to try to figure out a way to try to keep the grass from growing under the garden. Our tomato plant is also flopping over, I don’t know if that’s from the wind and rain, or because it is just growing too tall and I don’t have anything else to try to help it vine on right now. As usual, the banana tree is growing like a weed!
I’m a stay-at-home mom, I am a children/family photographer, I am a Legacy Maker with Legacy Republic, I am a mom, I am a wife. I wear many different hats and do many different things, but I wouldn’t have it any other way!
2017 Garden Update #9
May 5, 2017