Scuba78Steve's Vegie Growing Challenge 2013

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Built a new vegie patch

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Squash, Tomato from Melbourne

Got a bit busy over the weekend and built this new raised garden out of recycled timber. There were so many rusty nails that I had to knock out of the wood - lol.

This is my dad in the picture who was helping me with the construction. I...

Read on | comments | Posted at 09:11am on 11th November 2013

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Growing like a rocket with capsicums side by side

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Capsicum, Lettuce, Herbs from Melbourne

I took this photo this morning after watering the veggies. On the left are my rocket and on the right my capsicums that I planted back on day 15 of the challenge.

See - http://www.yates.com.au/vegie-cha...

Read on | comments | Posted at 13:11pm on 8th November 2013

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Melbourne cup long weekend let me clear out ano...

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Beans, Broadbeans, Cucumber, Eggplant, Silverbeet from Melbourne

So the race for space in my garden continues, and I made use of the long weekend to deal with the last of my Broad Beans in my apple crate garden.

They have been a wonderful early Spring harvest and I am sad to see them...

Read on | comments | Posted at 10:11am on 6th November 2013

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Tomato dusting

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Tomato from Melbourne

I have been away this week with work so I havent had any time to update my blog.

When I got home last night I noticed the first sign of some white fly near the veggie patch and this was a good reminder that other pests and nasties might...

Read on | comments | Posted at 13:11pm on 1st November 2013

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Zucchini seeds (sow before Aug 2004) didnt germ...

Scuba78Steve is talking about growing Zucchini from Melbourne

Back on day 34 I was telling you guys about some seeds I had just planted including some very old zucchini seeds I had found in my big box of seeds (use by August 2004).

Well not surprisingly there wasnt a lot going on ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 13:10pm on 23rd October 2013

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