Monday, March 10, 2014

Nibbling Away

We've been slowly nibbling away at yard work and garden chores. 




I asked SM to take the hard rake and pull all the dried up weeds and grasses while I went in behind and pulled the more stubborn stuff by hand.




I was pleased to see that the grasses that took over the garden last year were NOT Bermuda.  Although I did pull a fair share of super long Bermuda roots.





SM hit the strawberry beds too.  I need to get in and thin them out soon.

Here's a shot of the monster Holly Trees that we had decapitated a few weeks ago. 




I went and shaped them up a bit.  The yellow "Privet" bushes should fill in the empty spaces later this Summer and give us more privacy than what we have now.

All in all we did a MAJOR trim to the whole back yard.  Nothing was missed.




Even Scooter got his @;)

4 comments:

  1. Wow! Y'all have been busy! I hope you get tons of strawberries. I really need to go get some. Enjoy the spring thaw!

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  2. Oh, your weather is so, so, so far ahead of our weather! But that's okay. Keep posting pictures. It gives me hope.

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  3. What a beautiful day to work in the garden. Maybe spring is going to come after all.

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  4. Hey! There's no snow! So THAT'S what the ground looks like! I can't wait until it arrives up here.

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