Saturday, August 11, 2012

The Perils of Country Gardening

I knew going in that there would be some loss from the vegetable garden to animals.  While disaapointing I was mentally prepared for it.  This melon was probably nibbled by a chipmunk or the groundhog that lives nearby.

I wasn't prepared for my hostas being eaten by deer, though.  Hostas are my favourite- and all of them in the side garden have had all of their leaves striped. 

The culprit -

1 comment:

  1. Oooooh, I'd kill the deer! Ha, ha! I love hostas, too. I would be devastated. They're one of the only things I grow successfully!