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By Brianna Wray
The Times 

Gardeners Grove

Shutting down for winter

 

October 29, 2020

Brianna Wray

Even until the very end, the garden produced a high yield of tomaotes, peppers and watermelon.

Well, that escalated quickly. Our weather has gone from a pleasant and mild fall to a midwinter's frozen tundra practically overnight. It took the better part of a day to get above freezing. And so it goes, another turning of the wheel-toes in socks, socks in boots. The parkas are out, and before you know it, we'll be back inside, once again relegated to the confines of the indoors, daydreaming about spring.

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