June 20, 2024

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Mari and Kirk VanGundy set to show off gardens during 2022 Adel Home Garden Tour

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Mari and Kirk VanGundy set to show off gardens during 2022 Adel Home Garden Tour
Mari and Kirk VanGundy pose for a photo in their garden. Their gardens will be one of five to be featured from 1-3:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 26 during the Adel Home Garden Tour.

The garden was a secret when Kirk and Mari VanGundy purchased their household outside of Adel 5 decades in the past.

“We acquired the household in the center of wintertime, so we experienced no concept what was underneath the snow,” Mari claimed. 

As soon as the snow melted, they soon observed out that the lawn and gardens were overgrown with weeds and poison ivy. Mari quickly started off working to apparent out the weeds and incorporate plants from their preceding residence of 35 yrs.

“It took us a long time to go our stuff and every single journey down in our pickup I claimed to Kirk I have to have to deliver some of my bouquets. I just really needed to have commences and they have taken off below just enormously,” Mari claimed.

Location residents will get a prospect to see some of people flowers during the Adel Residence Back garden Tour on Sunday, June 26. 

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While Mari stated the gardens are even now a work in approach as she will make notes on what she wishes to change for the next yr.

“That’s the exciting of gardening because there’s usually surprises and you can see change every single solitary day,” she additional.

Lilies bloom at Mari and Kirk VanGundy's garden. Their gardens will be one of five featured during the Adel Home Garden Tour on Sunday, June 26.

Her tomato plants recently shot up simply because of the sizzling temperature. People tomatoes are interspersed with flowers and other vegetables.

“I’m not true conventional, I like a wild search and I like to see the distinct textures combined in with the vegetation, like the cabbage mixed in with (bouquets),” Mari claimed.

Other places feature delphiniums in the vicinity of some climbing roses and a woods back garden with hostas and other shade crops.

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