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    Prairie Rose replied to the thread Peach Tree help.
    My peach tree hasn't borne fruit yet at all, and it is four years old. It keeps blooming, but we keep having late frosts that nip off...
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    Finally have a few minutes to catch up, thanks for all the pictures to look at! Looks like you are making lots of progress on your...
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    Not much gardening to report. Chopped down a fenceline of burdock today, mowed aGAIN---VERY wet Summer, aGAIN. Mowed where I need to...
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    Pulled some potatoes out of the grow bags today, cleared out a spot to plant the peas I still haven't started. Have lettuce and greens...
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    Prairie Rose reacted to Dirtmechanic's post in the thread Garden humor thread.. with Like Like.
    Today I got kicked out of my "Flat Earth" facebook group. I just wanted to know if this 6' spacing rule was pushing anybody over the edge.
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    Pulled some bindweed, and the last of my garlic and shallots. Going to plant fall peas in that bed tomorrow. The purple russian...
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    Prairie Rose replied to the thread Weather Where You Are.
    It is beautiful here too. I actually hate this part of the summer, when the sun and the heat and the humidity and the bugs make me...
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    Prairie Rose replied to the thread Bindweed.
    I have been fighting bindweed for ten years now....when I had just a small garden, I would cover it in black plastic and use drip...
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    Prairie Rose replied to the thread Hornworms.
    Thanks for all the replies...I have picked more than 20 off of 8 tomatoes so far this year. They're leaving the brandywine and the...
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    Prairie Rose reacted to Cosmo spring garden's post in the thread Hornworms with Like Like.
    BT is supposed to help.
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    Prairie Rose reacted to baymule's post in the thread Hornworms with Like Like.
    Birds. Yes they will peck the tomatoes, so I don’t let them completely vine ripen. I have LBJ’s (thanks Steve!) and Summer Tanagers that...
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    Prairie Rose reacted to digitS''s post in the thread Hornworms with Like Like.
    When I first had sunflowers in the vegetable garden I became convinced that they helped with hornworms. I noticed some hornworm damage...
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    Prairie Rose reacted to Milosevich Garden's post in the thread Hornworms with Like Like.
    Get Lady Bugs, Green Lacewings and Parasitic Wasps. The three will work together to get rid of the tomato hornworm and you can get all...
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    Prairie Rose reacted to flowerbug's post in the thread Hornworms with Like Like.
    every year is different, this year i've found 14 tomato worms on 38 plants. i think it might be close to where they're done as i didn't...
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    Prairie Rose posted the thread Hornworms in Diseases & Pests.
    I have had too many hornworms this year, I can't keep up with picking them off my tomatoes by hand and they eat more of them every day...
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