The Garden Table Urban Garden – Tulips

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – The garden table is an urban garden located in Wilkinsburg built by myself, a handful of master gardeners and a few neighbors… It was built as the final project for our Penn State Master Gardener class…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – A few of us meet one night a week and work on the garden… We were able to build the infrastructure in one season… At this point our work is mostly easy…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – Our garden has something that no urban garden should be without… A garden chef… Our worknights often include dinner… Which is cooked on our grill… By our staff chef…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – Thanks to Master Gardener Bill and his gift card donation… We were able to get a “buttload” of tulip bulbs… Filling a shopping cart with bulbs has always been on my bucket list… Check…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – I can’t take credit for planting these tulips… Master Gardener Bonnie led this effort… She had the vision on the tulips and planted to impress… My only input was saying I wanted “shock and awe”… She did the rest…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – This is one of my favorite tulips of the entire bunch…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – These tulips were $9.99 per box of 72… Not bad if you ask me…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – I am often asked if this is a community garden… It is not… We are a demonstration garden on private property…

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – The main goal of the garden table is to inspire people to garden on vacant land… I have written about the garden table before… https://chriscondello.wordpress.com/2012/10/23/the-garden-table-urban-garden-in-wilkinsburg-pa/

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© chriscondello 2013 – The Garden Table Urban Garden – Wilkinsburg, PA – As the garden progresses this summer ou will hear all about it… But as the tulips fade… And the vegetables start to sprout… I will continue to write…

plant petunias and question everything – chriscondello

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3 thoughts on “The Garden Table Urban Garden – Tulips

  1. MzDezy says:

    These tulips are so pretty, nice job!

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  2. SimplySage says:

    Simply stunning. Inspires me to to “shock and awe” a spot in my gardens with a burst of tulips.

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  3. Cathy says:

    Gorgeous tulips and lovely photos Chris.

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