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    Planting my potatoes this week. Good Friday for Good Luck to be exact. Anybody else have their gardens going yet?
     
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    I started my potatoes a couple days ago. Other than that I've been making improvements on the walls around the compost piles, hopefully it won't dry out as fast. Today I plan to sow lettuce seeds!
     
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    Where are you located, we are still getting snow?
     
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    Mid-Atlantic.
     
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    Done did da taters last week.....broccoli and spinach and lettuce(leaf)and sweet peas...............froze last three days so it was fun covering der plants, ja....
     
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    Cover compost with old roofing material, or carpet or dark plastic..
     
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    Nothing close to frost temps in the 15 day forecast. I may go ahead and start planting later this week. Roll the dice on that groundhog.
     
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    Do container gardens count?
     
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    They've been weeded, edged, composted, turned over and are ready to plant. Seedlings coming along in their indoor pots and will go in next week, as will the bulbs.

    Roses are out of their coverings, pruned, fed and trellised.
     
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    Sure. I have more land than I need but still use some containers to grow in.
     

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