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  1. marlingardener liked Catdaddy6676's post in the thread Anyone familiar with heirloom watermelon varieties?.

    Thanks so much for your input! The Clay County melon is a dead ringer for the flesh but mine has no stripes on the outer rind. Hmmmm......

    Sep 17, 2019 at 6:31 PM
  2. marlingardener liked mart's post in the thread Anyone familiar with heirloom watermelon varieties?.

    Thin rind so definitely an heirloom !! Melons now have much thicker rinds because they must stand up to being shipped !!

    Sep 17, 2019 at 6:31 PM
  3. marlingardener replied to the thread The Good Day All Thread.

    Good morning! It is cooler this morning, so I picked apples and fed some culls to the hens. My dear husband is putting the finishing...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 3:21 PM
  4. marlingardener replied to the thread Anyone familiar with heirloom watermelon varieties?.

    I may be onto something, watermelon-wise. I dug out an old Shumway's catalog (a firm I'd never order from but they have pretty pictures)...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 4:33 PM
  5. marlingardener replied to the thread Anyone familiar with heirloom watermelon varieties?.

    I searched all my "heirloom" catalogs, and came up with zilch. I can tell you a long list of what it isn't, but that's not helpful....

    Sep 16, 2019 at 2:08 PM
  6. marlingardener liked hummerbum's post in the thread What is going into your fall garden?.

    I've been away for a minute now and doing some catching up. Just so happens the week after my last post on 8/24/19, i was involved in a...

    Sep 13, 2019 at 1:00 AM
  7. marlingardener replied to the thread New to gardening.

    Welcome, Sierra! You are starting out on a lifetime of enjoyment in your garden (with just enough disappointments thrown in to keep you...

    Sep 12, 2019
  8. marlingardener replied to the thread Sorry I have not been here much....

    Hey, lots of good thoughts and prayers seem to be working! A few more will go out tomorrow for your granddaughter and her parents, and...

    Sep 12, 2019