To use this system simply copy this entire article and then write an article of your own with this file pasted into it. Visit your article each week and up date your journal. At then end of the year you will have a very helpful record of what happened when for next year.
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Rooster's Rendezvous Gardening Journal
Date Garden Planted:
My Garden Profile
1. What's growing here now?
2. What's my exposure?
3. What's my soil like?
4. What's my moisture and drainage?
5. Soil test results:
Garden Map-insert sketch of garden map here.
Garden Photo-insert photos here
For each week of the year record the following information
by appending a copy of this section on to the end of this article:
Week of the year _ of 52
Date of this entry:
How's the weather?
How's the soil?
What am I planting?
What am I harvesting?
How am I feeling?
What's going on with the:
- Flower gardens?
- Vegetables & fruits?
- Trees & shrubs?
- Wildlife in the garden?
Record this for each plant your growing in your garden:
Just copy and paste this section on to the end of the
article for each plant in your garden.
Cultivator or variety:
Date purchased or received
Projected mature size: height spread
How did this plant perform?
In summery each year fill out this
What did not work?
What would you do differently next year?
General notes on the year