My Garden Journal

Harvesting Giant Sweet Potatoes from Fabric Pots

Harvesting the Asian Purple sweet potatoes was exhilarating and also a good workout! I added a generous layer of my homemade compost at the beginning of planting. I spent four months of my summer keeping caterpillars […]

My First Tropical hibiscus Seedling Bloom

Despite all the rain, wind, and nasty weather, my tropical hibiscus seedling bloomed for the first time since I planted it two years ago. This one turned out to be a 7 inch Double Tropical Hibiscus […]


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Hi, my name is Karen. This is my zone 8b Louisiana garden journal.

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