Thursday, May 27, 2010

Planting Planting Planting

Canada just had a long weekend. We all got Monday off. It was sooooooo nice! Haven't had a long weekend since Easter and that feels like months ago :)

We had a very busy and productive weekend. I finally managed to get my 3 flower pots planted. This year each pot has a white Trailing Double Petunia in the center with 3 orange Calibrachoa plants around it. Hopefully this year I remember to go out onto the deck every day and water them :)

We also planted 155 little trees - 80 evergreens and 75 green ash. This is what they look like now.
Hard to believe that in 15 years they will actually look like something :) This is where they are planted, even though you can't see them.

Sure will be a lot of hoeing and tilling! Also got the bedding plants into the garden. The seeds were planted 2 weeks ago - but nothing is up yet. The garden sure doesn't look like much right now does it.

We are going camping this weekend. So I will post the Friday Feature tomorrow, but then you won't hear from me until Monday!
Hope all my American Friends have a wonderful long weekend!!


  1. Have a GREAT weekend !!! I can't believe how much you got done !!!! We are gutting another bathroom ...I'd rather plant trees. : D

  2. Those flowers look gorgeous! I hope that you'll be better than I am at watering them!

  3. You have been busy!

    Beautiful green pictures!

    Have wonderful day!

  4. Those trees will be such an awesome investment one day! Love the planters too!'
    Your veggie garden is huge--guess you'll be weeding for as long as i, lol!!
    Have a super wknd!

  5. I just have a teensy garden, but I'm really pleased with how well it's doing!

  6. Gorgeous pics! I plan to plant a vegetable and herb garden in my yard. I will definitely make sure to post to my blog when I do!

  7. Big T is the planter here. I'm more of an indoor person but I love to look at it.

    Have a good weekend.

    Hugs - Marie

  8. Your pots look great. I think maybe I should do something like that instead of trying to keep up with the flower beds, which I fail
    I'm super excited about our 3 day weekend I'm very ready for it.
    Enjoy the camping


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