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glenda_anne123 is talking about growing Tomato from Riverina

Today i hope to get all of the seeds planted in pots, and if time allows, also to get the chicken wire up as well for the new plot. Yesterday i put up the posts but felt a little worn afterwards, so left it at that. I managed to locate my seed ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 15:01pm on 5th January 2014


Big Fat Worms

DianneF is talking about growing Carrot, Peas, Lettuce from Sydney

This morning I pulled out the old pea & snow pea plants which should have come out a while ago but hey, its been a busy time and things get neglected.

With the old plants gone, I dug the ground over and found lots of worms ... big f...

Read on | comments | Posted at 11:01am on 5th January 2014


Eggplant in Need of the Summer Heat

growalot is talking about growing Beans, Carrot, Capsicum, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini, Beetroot, Herbs, Lettuce, Silverbeet, Cucumber from Melbourne

Actually I've just realised I didn't register for Eggplant - not sure why?  These plants will take off once Melbourne settles into a pattern of 30+ degree days. I know other gardeners in Melbourne, Scuba Steve and Hi Ho to Vegetables have ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 21:01pm on 4th January 2014


Sweetcorn Looking Very Promising

growalot is talking about growing Sweetcorn from Melbourne

Not at the harvestable stage for the conclusion of this Challenge but I am very happy with the progress of the Sweetcorn.  It is doing extremely well in the tall raised bed and is in sun all day.  I only recently mulched it and realis...

Read on | comments | Posted at 20:01pm on 4th January 2014


Getting Better at Building.

weddin di is talking about growing Beans from South West Slopes

The beans are under a shade sail but the metal fence that they are climbing on was getting very hot. I also planted a passionfruit vine today on the same fence which I grew from seed. I decided to give them some extra shade with an offcut of sh...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:01pm on 4th January 2014

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