Spring is here!

May 8th, 2016 by

At last all the snow has melted. The early spring flowers are blooming. I’m busy cleaning the flower beds from leaves and dead plant material.

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Just a week ago I could walk on the ice on the pond. Today I have cleaned it up and just started the pumps. I love the sound from the streaming water and from the fountain.

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All my seedlings are growing fast now when I have moved them out to the greenhouse. It seems that I managed to reduce the amount of plants this year. I only have about 600 of them now. Earlier years I used to have more than 1000. 🙂

The tomatoes have started to bloom. Here they are transplanted in the biggest pots I have. Next, the final transplant will be in big buckets.
The cucumbers are still indoors, they don’t like the low temperatures at night in the greenhouse. I have a heater on but I can’t heat it up as much as the cucumbers needs. They have to wait one or two weeks more before the temperature is high enough.

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Sorry, I have no fresh pictures of the other plants but this is how it looked 24 April when I just had carried them out and transplanted them. Now they are much bigger. Soon we will have daylight around the clock, this makes the plants grow very fast.

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  • Chrissie Roberts

    I just want to say how much I admire everything that you do. I have been through all of your pictures and you are so multi talented. Add to that you share your designs! You are an inspiration to any crafter

    • Monicascreativeroom

      Thank you for your kind words! I’m glad that I can inspire others with my pictures. I love to create and have during my life tried almost everything. Now when spring is here my garden takes most of my free time. It’s hard to find time to make new designs right now. 🙂

  • [email protected]

    Iv just read your news, you are one very busy lady also very talented I just wish I had the energy that you must have, I’m hoping to down load a couple of your cutting files as I have a scan n cut and really don’t use it as much as I should but iv been inspired by your page I shall be keeping an eye on all the projects you …bye for now Sally………..