Scuba78Steve's Vegie Growing Challenge 2013

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My salad bowl - Bed #2 update.

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Beans, Capsicum, Zucchini, Lettuce from Melbourne

Here is an overview of the current state of play in my second garden bed.

I have 2 zucchini plants, with some young snake beans, my third crop of lettuce for the summer and  the purslaneRead on | comments | Posted at 18:01pm on 2nd January 2014

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Bed #3 - the experimental zone

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Beans, Tomato, Cucumber, Spring Onion, Herbs from Melbourne

Im up to the update of garden bed number 3 of my 5.

In this garden bed I have a new and very interstersting plant growing this year called a tomatillo. They are very popular in mexican cooking and look like a sm...

Read on | comments | Posted at 19:01pm on 2nd January 2014

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My great greek green afro

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Herbs from Melbourne

Its the first time i have grown greek basil this year so i didnt know what to expect. I have noticed that the leaves are much smaller, but the compact nature that this variety grows in is quite funny. This pot is looking a lot ...

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The box of beans is growing strong

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Beans, Lettuce from Melbourne

In this garden planter box I have French dwarf beans and rocket. The young plants got beaten up by our 40 degree plus weather recently but have since recovered well.

I saw the first few flower buds swelling on these bea...

Read on | comments | Posted at 23:01pm on 1st January 2014

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Happy new year - update on my tomato and capsic...

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Capsicum, Tomato from Melbourne

Well happy new year everyone.

This is my tomato and capsicum raised garden bed. I have 5 garden beds and I will try and get round to updating you all on them during the week. 

The tomatoe plants keep on pow...

Read on | comments | Posted at 23:01pm on 1st January 2014