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Are you planning to plant a vegetable garden this year?

Response Percent Votes
Yes
 
66% 472
No
 
26% 190
Not sure
 
6% 48
Total 710

Comments

ralphralph 5 years, 2 months ago

If it's a good year, my neighbors will share their excess.
If it's a bad year, my plants will die first. No garden for me.

grammaddy 5 years, 2 months ago

Hopefully, unless we move out of this house.

labmonkey 5 years, 2 months ago

I heard it might actually be hard to find seeds this year.

KansasPerson 5 years, 2 months ago

We'd love to, if we had space for one. Too shady in the backyard and not enough room anywhere else. Maybe we could plow up the driveway. :)

overthemoon 5 years, 2 months ago

ks person

I have similar problems. Last year I tried planting tomatoes in three very large tree pots in a narrow spot along the driveway, fully expecting them to die before fruiting. Funny thing, watering them really seemed to help and we had HUGE plants with hundreds of tomatoes all season. Worth a shot. Beans and greens can also do well in containers. But you really have to water everyday.

BorderRuffian 5 years, 2 months ago

I'm gonna plant a whole bunch of hot peppers as usual this year. I'll go ahead and plant some 'maters as well, but I seldom have real good luck with them. Summer is too hot or too cold. But the hot peppers seem always go do well. Last summer saw a bumper crop of habaneros, jumbo jalapenos, and those nasty little Thai peppers that burn just looking at them too long.

My only real frustration is with my zucchinis - about the time they get to size, those damn space bugs get on them and the plants wither and die. And I LOVE zucchinis.

This ought to be the year I can start harvesting some of my horse radishes as well. I planted them a couple of years ago and they ought to have nice fat roots now.

Reuben Turner 5 years, 2 months ago

well i just took some money from the paycheck that i recieved and went to the walmart and the Checkers and bought up what other folks had planted and it worked out pretty good. i think i might try that again this year!!!

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