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Lazy Gardener's Recent Activity

  1. Lazy Gardener liked Marianne's post in the thread What's for dinner?.

    Leftovers. I'm tired of playing Tetris in the refrigerator every time I need to get something out.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 9:39 PM
  2. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread BTE, hugelkulture, hydroponics and other unconventional gardening.

    There are videos out there of people sticking cuttings of rose and similar woody stems in a potato to root them. And cinnamon is...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 7:21 PM
  3. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread BTE, hugelkulture, hydroponics and other unconventional gardening.

    I have NEVER had luck with the powdered rooting hormone. If anything, I do better with plain water than I do with rooting hormone....

    Jul 23, 2019 at 7:20 PM
  4. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy".

    Thanks, @Britesea . I'll keep that in mind.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 6:18 PM
  5. Lazy Gardener liked Britesea's post in the thread A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy".

    Some figs can bear fruit on 1st year growth, which makes them suitable for colder climates. That's apparently what you have. I just...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 6:18 PM
  6. Lazy Gardener liked Britesea's post in the thread HOMESTEADING AND PHYSICAL DISABILITIES.

    I was sedentary most of my life, unfortunately... but the last several years I've been getting more active and I can really tell the...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 6:17 PM
  7. Lazy Gardener liked Beekissed's post in the thread Favorite Books about Homesteading??.

    How about this one...."Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to use it in a fruit salad." :gig

    Jul 23, 2019 at 5:19 PM
  8. Lazy Gardener liked Beekissed's post in the thread HOMESTEADING AND PHYSICAL DISABILITIES.

    LOVE the water....it's elemental for me and I probably should have been living near the ocean. Going swimming today, taking the...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 5:17 PM
  9. Lazy Gardener liked Marianne's post in the thread What do you do to cut expenses down?.

    We have a Fisher-Paykel, a Danish made machine. Totally awesome, uses less water, spins clothes so dry it takes half the time in the...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 5:16 PM
  10. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy".

    Not much blooms here at that temp! We often see 15 - 20 below.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 5:14 PM
  11. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread BTE, hugelkulture, hydroponics and other unconventional gardening.

    And, here's an other one: worthy of a watch for crops that can be over wintered to produce early spring harvest. This guy is in Zone...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 4:57 PM
  12. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread BTE, hugelkulture, hydroponics and other unconventional gardening.

    Here's a fun video about air layering. Should work on many woody specimens. [MEDIA] Here's an other one: using Aloe Vera as a...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 2:18 PM
  13. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy".

    I'd love any words of wisdom from you re: fig culture.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 1:50 PM
  14. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy".

    What kind of fig? I bought a Brown Turkey seedling from Starks this spring. I have it potted in a ?14" pot, with intent to let it go...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 1:49 PM
  15. Lazy Gardener replied to the thread Hey hey hey - its real Hay.

    You can basically plan on a jump in (human) food and animal feed prices across the board. I will be most surprised if this DOESN'T happen.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 1:45 PM