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Andrea's Garden

Location:  Downers Grove, IL

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers

Crops:  Apples, Basil, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Carrots, Cauliflower, Cherries, Chile Peppers, Cucumbers, Garlic, Grapes, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Oregano, Pears, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Thyme, Tomatoes, Asparagus

Animals:  Cats, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Because I was born to garden...its in my blood!

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  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on August 15th, 2014 at 03:01 pm

    Cute puppies! Are they Great Pyrenees? Voted!

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  • Posted by: Andrea's Garden on March 23rd, 2011 at 01:08 pm

    Thanks everyone! Honored by the Farmer of the Day award! :)

  • Posted by: lissakevin on March 22nd, 2011 at 11:07 am

    congrats on farmer of the day! CUTE puppies!

  • Posted by: Redqueen on March 22nd, 2011 at 07:32 am

    Congratulations on being farmer of the day. hope the spring is far enough along where you are that you are able to enjoy!

  • Posted by: Green Desert on March 22nd, 2011 at 07:32 am

    Congrats on Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Shellie on March 22nd, 2011 at 06:53 am

    Congratulations on farmer of the day!!

  • Posted by: Nebraska Dave on March 22nd, 2011 at 05:24 am

    Congrats on being farmer of Day.

    I too have front yard containers and backyard raised garden beds.

    Have a great farmer of the day.

  • Posted by: mrinier on March 22nd, 2011 at 04:29 am

    Way to go!

  • Posted by: Rainbow Garden on March 22nd, 2011 at 04:26 am

    those are some cute puppies!!!! Congrats on FOD

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