it's a great life, if you don't weaken (matociquala) wrote,
it's a great life, if you don't weaken
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Well, I'm declaring the straw bale gardening idea a dead loss. All they appear to be doing is providing an excellent staging ground for the damned slugs.

At least the slugs are enjoying the strawberries.

This winter/ next spring, which is less crazy deadline-wise than NOW, I will mulch the straw in, build raised beds, and compost over it. For now, I guess I don't get to eat much lettuce or many strawberries, because I just don't have time or energy to repair the situation.

At least I have a nice little gastropod sanctuary.
Tags: dreams and bones, grow your own, horticulture (no really: horticulture), suburban peasantry
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