in case you were wondering how many locally grown [mostly organic] seedlings $50 buys you at the farmer's market... now you know.
i supplemented with another $25 at home depot and probably about $20 of miscellaneous seeds. which brings my garden grand total to... more than i want to think about.
but look! i mowed finally! after it took me about 20 minutes and a neighbor to figure out how to open the damn gas can so i could go buy gas... but i digress. shit's planted!!! and now the battle with punsxatawny phil [and his neighborhood gang of groundhog thugs] begins. i saw a large one waddling through someone's yard the other day but didnt think much of it. but as i was planting bulbs yesterday [in the other bed] 3 different neighbors stopped by to tell me they had seen a groundhog poking around in the beds. PREPARE FOR BATTLE.
here is what she gave me and the random locations they ended up in: