Spring has snuck up on me a bit. Last year I had seeds spouting by April 10th. This year my beds aren’t ready, the compost isn’t screened yet, and I haven’t stuck a single seed in the ground. Oops!
I’m still having fun heading outside each day to spend some moments on one garden task or another.
Here’s the compost screening in progress (first step is to lay it out on a tarp to dry):
The beds that are at least weeded:
The herb spiral attempt:
I don’t like how the spiral was coming out, so I’m going to try a tiered box instead. I’m sure I’ll update on that if/when it happens. I have to cart away all the bricks first.
The strawberry bed that should make fruit this year:
The abandoned duck pond that’s now turned into quite a habitat for spring frogs:
The beautiful sign my friend Sara painted that now graces our front porch: