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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Welcome to the Jungle, Baby!

    My container garden is running wild!

    In the beginning it was void



    Then Life sprang forth









    and it kept on growing!











    I'm gonna be flooded with tomatoes, cucumbers, green beans, peas and carrots soon!
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    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

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    I had 3 groundhogs take a liking to my container garden. They mowed down my brussel sprouts, collard greens, and $16 worth of lettuce!

    I've trapped and removed 2 of them now. Still have 1 to go but it must have gotten the hint as I haven't seen it near my yard again.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by iconicflux View Post
    I had 3 groundhogs take a liking to my container garden. They mowed down my brussel sprouts, collard greens, and $16 worth of lettuce!

    I've trapped and removed 2 of them now. Still have 1 to go but it must have gotten the hint as I haven't seen it near my yard again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    My container garden is running wild!

    In the beginning it was void

    Then Life sprang forth

    and it kept on growing!



    If I don't give couchie a million posts they will all mysteriously DIE!
    Yes, we know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    My container garden is running wild!

    In the beginning it was void



    Then Life sprang forth









    and it kept on growing!











    I'm gonna be flooded with tomatoes, cucumbers, green beans, peas and carrots soon!
    Dude! Thats a beautiful thing!
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    I've found chasing them down and kicking them to be far more entertaining. They make noises just like a squeaky toy.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    I did a tomato count, and I have 25 tomatoes developing on the plants.
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    K2ProFlex baby! ilikebikes's Avatar
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    Never count your tomatoes dude! You'll jinx the crop!
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    Here's my garden's progress so far:

    Tomatoes, blueberries, parsley and sage.




    I'm going to have lots of little cherry tomatoes.



    Red potato:




    Golden delicious apple (30+ apples on the tree), Eureka lemon, Meyer lemon and seedless lime. You can see the giant rosemary bush in the back against the fence.

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    My potted tomatoes are just about done. I have another plant in the ground that's got a few green tomatoes on it. I've got an eggplant in a big pot that has blooms on it.

    I just planted a boysenberry bush in the ground. I've also got a blackberry bush that I'm debating whether or not to put in the ground or a pot.
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