Madmarg's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2015

Madmarg is growing Capsicum, Tomato, Broccoli, Beans, Zucchini, Peas, Beetroot in Adelaide and has 19 posts. Previous growing challenges: Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2014

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We've Made it to the Finish Line (1)

Madmarg is talking about growing Broccoli, Zucchini, Peas from Adelaide

I didn't know if I'd make the end but I have. The past couple of days have been very hot and steamy.  Today will be hotter but is overcast and very sultry with the possibility of a thunderstorm.  My first bed displays Silverbeet, Zucc...

Read on | comments | Posted at 09:12am on 15th December 2015

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We've made it (2)

Madmarg is talking about growing Peas from Adelaide

Here is photo two, showing the back view of the previous comments.

The dark spots in the mulch are the small plums from my non-fruiting flowering Prunus Nigra - the Magpies are having a lovely messy time eating them and stirring up the ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 09:12am on 15th December 2015

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Madmarg is talking about growing Peas, Beetroot from Adelaide

This photo shows the smallest bed which incudes Baby Spinach (which I harvested five days ago) its regrown very quickly!  A few stray Peas which aren't very inspiring.  Six Lebanese Cue plants, four of which are starting to flower. &n...

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Madmarg is talking about growing Beans, Capsicum, Tomato, Peas from Adelaide

This is the third bed which includes Beans - not particularly successful with a few woody fruit - so I'm going to pull them out and plant some seeds in the New Year (Hawkesbury Wonder - beautiful dwarf bean).  The Minature Capsicum, which ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 10:12am on 15th December 2015

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Madmarg is talking about growing Tomato from Adelaide

My final photo shows the four Tomato plants, lush and growing strongly.  In front, hidden by the foliage is a row of Gourmet Basil grown from seed and coming along nicely - the smell is beautiful.  Now the Tomatoes - for all my worry ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 10:12am on 15th December 2015

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