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Broccoli: “I think I’ll make it through this!”

Lettuce: “Me too!”


Over the weekend, Arlingwoman sent us a garden note and photos of the lettuce and broccoli: 

“Even temperatures in the twenties haven’t vanquished them, though freezing rain might. I think they’ve got a warm micro-climate there…”

Don’t the lettuces look good?


The broccoli has some nice florets coming on, too.


Updates are posted on the Garden Sign

“Arlingwoman” is a local gardener who volunteers with Plot Against Hunger. She blogs about AFAC,  the Central Library vegetable garden and Garden Talks at


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