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Madeleines Organic Garden
April 11th...Second Day of Planting

Day 2 Step 1 First Madeleine filled each of the trays full of moist organic black dirt almost full, leaving room for the seeds and a little dirt to put on top. Today we filled 6 trays each containing 2 different vegetables for a total of 12 different vegetables and herbs.
Then we chose one set of seeds at a time and tried to place 2 seeds in each cell. Most of them have more. With little fingers and quite smaller seeds it was herd for her to put only 2 in each. Each set of seeds have 36 cells of possible growth. Day 2 step 2
Day 2 step 3

We covered each cell with dirt enough to cover the seeds. Placed our plastic dome over the top to see what grows. We should see sprouts within the next 7-14 days.


  Today we planted.....  
  Beets Big Mama Tomatoes  
  Heatwave Blend Lettuce Summer Blend Lettuce  
  Kaleidoscope Carrots Paremax Carrots  
  Chives Lavender  
  Oregano Thyme  
  Sweet Basil Mexican Pepper Plants  


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