a bit of Autumn greenery.

Here are my lettuce seedlings. I saved seed's from my previous non performing in the heat lettuce, planted it, and it grew! I have pulled out all the smaller weaker plants and will transplant these in the next week or two.



Look whats happening after the rain in a pot that previously held my viola's. Getting ready for a bumper crop.



This optimistic little mystery fella coming from the bottom of my compost bin.



And my lavender coming back so beautifully after lots of TLC. Anyone remember when I moved it? Its obviously smaller now but looking so much healthier all the new growth shooting up from the base makes me feel so relieved and proud.

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6 comments:

  1. I love saving seed and I love those self-seeding volunteers. Most of our 60 pumpkins were harvested from vines that popped up by themselves!
    Yay for gardens!

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  2. I'm glad we didn't have any lettuce growing here b/c it would have died last week with all of the heat we have been getting. What is that growing out from under the compost bin?
    xx

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  3. Great work Tammy. Um you have inspired me to reseed some lettuce seeds and hope to get another crop before the winter (crossing my fingers).

    I think it is a pumpkin growing from the compost...

    So good when a transplanted plant survives! Lavander is pretty hardy. We have (well actually I HAVE) plans to move a few plants over winter to get thr front garden right.

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  4. Looks like your garden is still thriving and recreating. Hope my recently sowed seeds germinate soon- can't wait to see the results. xo m.

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  5. The lettuce is looking great! I always feel lost when we don't have lettuce growing, it's such a staple. I would also agree that your mystery plant looks like a pumpkin. Seeing the 'volunteers' emerge is so much fun.

    Well done with the lavender. I have just taken some cuttings of our lavender and hope they strike, it's such a good bee attracting plant for the vegie patch :-)

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  6. Could be pumpkin or perhaps rockmelon? How exciting... looking forward to finding out.
    Good on you for saving the seeds... that lettuce is going to taste wonderful - full of all that yummy satisfaction.

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