Spring plans

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Spring plans
« on: January 03, 2011, 06:06:57 PM »
For several years I have thought about introducing Morning Glories around Milwaukee's east side, then last year someone gave me 6 Scarlet Runner beans, sprouting to about 4 inches.  After introducing them to a trellis, it was love at first warm day.  they seemed to grow 4 to 6" a day during hotter weather, produced a beautiful thick green foliage and best of all, gorgeous bright orange flowers.  I have scoped out 4 buildings on Milwaukee's lower east side where landlords have been trying to introduce some sort of vine....I plan on 'helping' them, I'm sure they will like it!  I am also scoping out some suitable freeway locations, with fences or those horrible walls as a part of my Springtime plans.....I have over 200 seeds, and want to use them all.

Re: Spring plans
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2011, 03:50:24 PM »
Any updates here? I'm in MKE, interested in gardening (specifically the guerrilla variety) and suddenly have an abundance of freetime.

I'd love to help, if you can use it.