Monthly Archives: January 2011

Top Ten Vegetables For The Texas Garden

The National Gardening Association did a survey on the top ten garden vegetables. The winners are: Tomatoes No surprise here. Even gardeners who don’t like to eat tomatoes love to grow them. Give tomatoes at least two feet of space … Continue reading

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A Preposterous Passel of Pecans

This is the first time I’ve lived in a house that had pecan trees on the property. Before, when I was walking down a random sidewalk somewhere and saw a few pecans on the ground, I’d pick them up and … Continue reading

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Building a Fence for the Little Texas Garden

We have three mischievous mutts, one of which is a lab mix still in the puppy stage. In her spare time she enjoys chewing rugs, chasing squirrels, and digging holes. This necessitates us having a fence around the garden. When … Continue reading

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