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April 07, 2006

Salt the Earth

Follow the linky goodness to see pictures of ... wait for it ... dirt. We have had a ground-based deck behind our house for as long as we owned it. It came with the house, but we're not the backyard party 'n' barbeque types, so it sat idle. One summer we made a half-hearted attempt to waterproof the wood, but our long-term commitment was obviously lacking, so it eventually began to rot. So this week, we had it ripped out.

What'll go there now? Only Jean knows for sure. We're leaning away from edible crops, due to the danger of chemical leeching from the wood that was over it for so long. So decorative plants of some sort. Maybe by the end of the summer I'll be posting another picture... Or maybe sometime next year.

Posted by dpwakefield at April 7, 2006 10:11 PM


Start here http://www.garden-gnomes-need-homes.com/ ;D

Posted by: Adam at April 8, 2006 03:25 PM

I'll e sure to pass that link on to my wife...

Posted by: Donald Wakefield at April 8, 2006 08:49 PM