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Answer: Sweet peas need to grow in a full sun position.Addition of too much Nitrogen based fertiliser encourages leaf growth but not flowers. Some sweet pe...
Answered: 03:09PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Sweet corn requires warm soil for germination (above 13°C for standard sweet corn varieties and about 18°C for supersweet varieties). This means ai...
Answered: 03:10PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Beans need warm temperatures for good germination. Don’t be tempted to plant them too early. The seeds are capable of absorbing quite a lot of wate...
Answered: 03:11PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: This is usually an indication of too little light. Move seedlings into a position with better light, or outside if they are indoors. Thin out the s...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: plant_care
Answered: 03:11PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Seedlings make their initial growth from the energy contained within the seed itself. After that stored energy is used up, the seedling must begin ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: plant_care
Answered: 03:13PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: This means that the seeds in this particular pack should not be eaten because they have been coated with a thin slurry of fungicide. The fungicide ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: product, seeds
Answered: 03:13PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Spray the foliage regularly with Triforine, Rose Shield or Rose Gun. Water the plants in the morning rather than in the evening. Always water at th...
Category: Roses
Answered: 03:15PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Potting mixes, just like garden soil, may contain micro-organisms that can cause respiratory illnesses. It’s important to follow all the safety dir...
Category: Potting Plants
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Answered: 03:16PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Use a quality potting mix. A potting mix that carries the Australian Standards Mark has been tested to be a good performer. Soil in pots forms what...
Answered: 03:16PM, 20 Oct 2009
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Answer: Unless the label specifies that a product can be mixed with another product, it’s best not to mix chemicals together. Instead, spray one product, w...
Category: General
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Answered: 03:17PM, 20 Oct 2009