Sometimes late is better than never

Remember my very late garden planting which took place July 4th? Check out the progress in my little late garden!

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There’s a baby watermelon on this vine!

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I spy a ripening tomato!

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The pumpkin vine is full of bright orange blossoms!

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Check out this short squatty little green pepper!

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The jalapeno plant has several on it but is hidden by the bigger pumpkin vine which decided it wanted to grow this way and not that way..

I even found a green bean in here but ate it before I took a picture. LOL

I could have said it was too late to plant July 4th, but I didn’t. I gave it a shot and tried it as an experiment.  I know planting earlier is better, but this proves even a late planting is better than no planting at all! 🙂

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I found some sunflower seeds I’d saved in a ziplock and tossed those in about mid-July. Look what’s coming up? Seeing all this put a real smile on my face!

Evidently what my failed gardening efforts needed all those other years was a big pile of cow manure and goat pebbles. HA!

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