Questions tagged: seedlings

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sue
Answer: Hi Sue, I know how disappointing it can be when you go to such effort to grow your own vegetables, only to find that some little creature has devou...
Answered: 11:19AM, 18 Nov 2009
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Robert
Answer: Dear Robert, It could be that if you have grown your silverbeet from purchased seedlings, they could have been old at the time of purchased and hav...
Answered: 11:19AM, 13 Jan 2010
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julie
Answer: Hi julie, as long as it is warm enough, once seedlings have reached the 2nd set of leaves stage you can apply half-strength liquid fertiliser such ...
Category: General
Tags: seedlings
Answered: 01:59PM, 07 Jun 2010
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NICOLA
Answer: Hi Nicola, Thrive Soluble All Purpose can be used on vegetables, herbs and seedlings. The seedling rate is 1 level spoon in 9 litres of water. Onc...
Category: Products
Tags: Thrive, seedlings
Answered: 10:39AM, 17 Oct 2011
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Anna
Answer: Dear Anna, You have certainly done all the right things in sowing your tomato and zucchini seeds and preparing the gardens beds for them. After tr...
Answered: 04:52PM, 17 Oct 2011
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Amy
Answer: Hi Amy, As long as the material you added was well composted there should be no concern with applying some liquid fertiliser. Thrive Flower and Fru...
Category: Fertilising
Answered: 09:05AM, 31 Jan 2012
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Jerome
Answer: Hi Jerome, Sorry to hear that your seedlings are not doing so well. Do you have your pots in a sunny spot, and is the potting mix in your pots drai...
Answered: 11:07AM, 20 Feb 2012
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Jerome
Answer: Hi Jerome, Rather than put the leaves around the seedlings it may be better to place them in the compost first. They resulting compost can them be ...
Answered: 09:59AM, 21 Feb 2012
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Helen
Answer: Hi Helen, you can use Thrive all purpose but at half strength. If they are really small start of with a seaweed booster at half strength first to e...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: seedlings
Answered: 11:05AM, 21 Sep 2012
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Nicol
Answer: Hi Nicol, The seedlings are starting to develop fungal diseases due to the waterlogged soil. Once you have drilled holes in the pot then the water ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: seedlings
Answered: 10:40AM, 24 Sep 2012
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Craig
Answer: Hi Craig, You can take cuttings from your mint but with your basil, it would be just as quick to germinate some more seed. Now that the seedlings a...
Answered: 02:39PM, 02 Oct 2012
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Jenny
Answer: Hi Jenny, You could start off with some seedling trays with some seed raising mix that is well drained. Try sowing seed of some easy to grow plants...
Category: General
Tags: seedlings
Answered: 11:47AM, 20 Nov 2012
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Trey
Answer: Hi Trey, Try using a seaweed concentrate at half strength and make sure your seedlings are growing in a well drained mix.
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: seedlings
Answered: 02:30PM, 20 Aug 2014
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Gary
Answer: Pests eating seedling can be frustrating for gardeners. It sounds like slug damage although it could also be caterpillars. If you see silvery trail...
Category: Pests
Tags: seedlings, pests
Answered: 12:02PM, 23 Apr 2015
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Ashley
Answer: Hello Ashley, For your Organic garden we recommend Yates Dynamic Lifter Organic Plant Food. It can be dug into the soil before planting, and applie...
Answered: 06:28PM, 17 Apr 2016