Garden Connect - What Do I Write About?
These are some questions to help you when you're writing your Garden Connect updates, If you haven't heard about Garden Connect or want to know more about it, Visit this page on Garden Connect!
You don't need to write about these nor are you confined to them, write as often as you like and talk about whatever you'd like to talk about. these questions are just here to help if you get stuck!
Early In The Season
What plants are you growing? Did you make any changes to the plan?
What country/province (or state) /city are you growing in?
Where did you get the plants? Garden Center? Online? Friend?
How did you care for the plants before they were planted? Did you do any seed scarification or stratification?
Did you plant seeds or seedlings? Why?
When did you plant?
Who planted the garden? Did you get any help?
What was the weather like when you planted the garden?
How do you plan to take care of the plants? Any special care?
What is the soil like? Did you add anything to it before or when you planted?
What did you mulch with?
What was in that location before the Garden Connect Plot? Will this affect the plants at all?
Where is the garden located on your property? Is it hidden or in plain sight?
What is next to the plot?
Did you plant any of the same plants elsewhere?
Early To Mid Season
Is there a noticeable difference in the plants height?
How have the weeds been treating you?
How has the weather been?
Have any pests or diseases developed?
Did you notice another blogger do something different that struck you as odd or smart?
Could there or should there have been another layout for these plants?
Would you have planted something else?
Have you given the plants special treatment?
Have you made any changes to how you care for the plot?
Mid To Late Season
Which of the plants do you like the best? Why?
Which do you not like or like the least?
Have you harvested anything yet?
Have you divided or taken cuttings of anything?
Is everything still alive? Is anything dead?
Have you cooked anything with the produce?
Are these plants producing similar to other years or other areas of the garden?
Have you learnt anything? If yes what? From who/what?
Do you give the Garden Connect section more attention than the rest of the garden?
Did you save any seeds or move any plants indoors?
Is there anything you would change if you did it again?
Would you have planted the garden somewhere else had you known how things were going to go?
What are your overall thoughts on Garden Connect?
Any theme suggestions for next year?
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