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Lemon

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From the Blog

Apricot branches in vase The Prudent Homemaker
Last Week's Frugal Accomplishments
I pruned fruit trees and cut budded apricot branches for a vase for my entry table. I purchased fruit this week: oranges for $0.39 a pound, Gala ap...
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Pansy The Prudent Homemaker
Signs of Spring: My Goals for February
January and February are my busiest months in the garden. February 15th marks our official last frost date here. Our local nursery gets tomato plan...
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Beets in Basket The Prudent Homemaker
February's Grocery Shopping Plans
The garden is less productive than it usually is this month, but I'm hoping to have more to harvest towards the end of the month. I've cloched sever...
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Blackberry Cuttings The Prudent Homemaker
Last Week's Frugal Accomplishments
I dug 12 parsley seedlings that had self-seeded in the garden, and moved them to places where they can grow to full-size. I took a couple of blackb...
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Dividing Paperwhite Bulbs The Prudent Homemaker
Last Week's Frugal Accomplishments
I dug small paperwhite bulbs from the garden (that had multiplied) and transplanted them to another spot in the garden. In a year or two, these bulb...
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From My Garden

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