by Mark Schrull
I planted the front flower garden the third week in May. I had to protect the seedlings from the frost twice. We flirted with the high eighties last week and that really made everything double in size.
If you’ve never planted an annual vine you should try it. Cardinal vines will burst with color this year and then next year, we can have a whole different color or vine. And the hummingbirds love these. We planted an annual Cardinal vine along the corner and I am going to make it climb up the railing posts. Hence the bamboo stakes in the corner.
We planted our tomatoes along the back fence – the same place we had them last year. We went with Beefsteak and Cherry tomato plants and put a few sunflowers in the middle.
So, as you can see, everything in the garden is doing well at