Blog Author
Miss Liberty
(view profile)
Recent Entries to this Blog The Day, Frustrations, and Little Discoveries
Posted: 10 Jun 2012
"We're growing Libbys."
Posted: 02 Jun 2012
Let the planting begin
Posted: 22 May 2012
Where have I been? I've been in Busyland.
Posted: 30 Dec 2011
Starting to lose my garden
Posted: 07 Sep 2011

All Entries

Weeds... A false sense of security??

Category: Liberty's "Victory" Garden | Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:45 pm

From day one of Liberty's Victory Garden I have been going out and pulling weeds. This is a new plot of ground that my husband and I just turned and it had been severely neglected by the previous owners and covered guessed it... weeds.

But after going out there day after day and pulling every little weed that makes an appearance, I noticed last night that there were fewer to pull. So I wonder, is this a victory in Liberty's Victory Garden? Or to carry the metaphor further, are the weeds simply regrouping and preparing for another assault?

In the meantime, I think I'll enjoy the weeding lull and continue going out there and raving to my hubby how well the corn is growing and speaking encouraging words to my summer squash. Although I don't think my "Give me zuchinni or give me mulch" speech will ever be covered in the history books.

Last edited: Wed Jun 22, 2011 9:51 pm

This blog entry has been viewed 250 times
You're reading one of many blogs on
Register for free and start your own blog today.


Roses5A wrote on Wed Jun 22, 2011 7:49 pm:

I do find that you do find less weeds over time.


eileen wrote on Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:20 pm:

As long as you pull the weeds up before they seed you'll probably find that there are less to cope with as time goes on. Well that's my theory anyway. LOL

Leave a Comment

Login or register to leave a comment.