The Secret to Growing a Successful Winter Garden - Organic Style

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As I was tending to my Garden this morning - I thought - why not share my secret to success.

This is going to sound so easy, you're going to be scratching your head - saying - Why Didn't I Think of That?  I found this out -  back in 1984 and it has been working flawlessly ever since. Here - take a look -west hawaii condos

You start with the usual,

I like mine in containers, so I  load them up with some rich Organic soil, mix in a little Organic Chicken Manure. Hooked up those drip feeder hoses, set the timer to go off at 6:00am for 20 minutes

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Kind of like the Infomercial for that cooker - I set it, and forget it !

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A few weeks later - presto - nice fresh Organic Salad

There is nothing better than making my Son his lunch, and walking out to the garden, and peeling off a fresh, living,  lettuce leaf,  for that sandwich - its awesome! No chemicals, no steroids, (well who knows whats in the meat I put on it) but at least I feel like I am doing my part!

Oh - lets not forget we haved to keep Mom happy - not that she isnt stoked about feeding our son Organic Lettuce - but we need to make her feel a little special

Roses for that special woman in our lives.

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And we have to keep Dad  happy to.

A little Hawaiian Chili Pepper

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OK - I've been saving the secret for last

Besides all the love, the time, the energy,  I put into this container garden

The Real Secret is ???

I moved to Hawaii - its amazing how this stuff grows in middle of January, in these blistering 80 degree days. I mean - 12 hours a day of amazing sunshine, and when it does rain, they just call it Liquid Sunshine!

So if your looking for that winter Get A Way, you need to take a look at the -

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Here is a shot from some Christmas Surf

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Here is the Pick of the Day

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Melissa Zavala
Broadpoint Properties - Escondido, CA
Broker, Escondido Real Estate, San Diego County

A successful winter garden in Hawaii. That's pretty much cheating. How about a successful winter garden in Chicago?

Feb 05, 2011 02:11 PM #1
Adam Brett
The Adam and Eric Group - Fullerton, CA
The Adam and Eric Group, Fullerton's Finest

I love the lettuce.  Luckily here in OC we have a year round growing season and mostly you can just put something in the ground and it grows with minimal assistance.  

Feb 05, 2011 02:12 PM #2
Lance Owens (RS)
LUVA Real Estate - Kailua-Kona, HI
LUVA llc. Luxury Real Estate, Homes, Condos, Land

Melissa - I'm going to leave that post up to you :) 

Adam - Sure is nice getting it fresh, thanks for the comments

Feb 05, 2011 06:32 PM #4
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