Questions about: Vegetables & Herbs

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hanqiang
Answer: Each vegetable is spaced according to its size. Some like leek are spaced closely whilst others like cabbage are spaced further apart.
Answered: 03:09PM, 23 Sep 2015
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Elizabeth
Answer: Celery performs (and tastes) best when grown in fertile soils enriched with Yates Dynamic Lifter Organic Plant Food and supplemented with plenty of...
Answered: 02:36PM, 23 Sep 2015
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Kathleen
Answer: To control fruit fly in tomatoes and capsicum, apply Yates Fruit Fly Control to the stems of the plants when small fruit develops and re-apply on a...
Answered: 01:28PM, 22 Sep 2015
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Genevieve
Answer: Hi Genevieve I think that anything is going to struggle under the gum, trying to compete for water and nutrition. However, If you prepare the site ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: planting
Answered: 08:30PM, 22 Sep 2015
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PETER
Answer: Hi Peter It is usually not advisable to grow potatoes from supermarkets as they are usually treated to stop the eyes from sprouting thus increasing...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: potato
Answered: 06:01PM, 17 Sep 2015
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hanqiang
Answer: Hi I guess you’re asking about a way to protect your garden against rabbits. There are a number of ways to go about this. Chicken wire fence ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: rabbit, pest
Answered: 08:46PM, 15 Sep 2015
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Rebecca
Answer: Some people say that once you get a parsley plant you have on for life. This is because they are so good at self seeding. The other thing you need ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: parsely
Answered: 02:43PM, 10 Sep 2015
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Reinald
Answer: Hi Reinald, I personally prefer to treat an issue when it arises. However, Roses are prone to all sorts of pest and disease, so prevention is bette...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: roses
Answered: 12:42PM, 26 Aug 2015
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HELEN
Answer: Hi Helen You can cut back Lemon Verbena hard. They tend to get a bit on the leggy side, so prune for the shape you want to achieve or for the space...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: herbs
Answered: 12:32PM, 26 Aug 2015
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Russell
Answer: Hi Russell, It sounds like a rot to me. The lettuces can be treated with Liquid Copper Fungicide as a treatment. However, if it’s too late, I...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: lettuce
Answered: 03:28PM, 25 Aug 2015