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The challenged gardener

Rambling Gardener is talking about growing Silverbeet from Auckland

I've entered this Yates vege challenge, a month has passed and I STILL haven't sown any seeds. Yates has sent me silverbeet 'Bright lights". It's a marvellous coloured variety and looks very ornamental in yellow, orange and red stalks.


Read on | comments | Posted at 14:11pm on 14th November 2017


Pass the peas please

Rimu Gully Gardens is talking about growing Peas from Auckland

Yum. Had a great harvest of peas. My daughter absolutely loved helping to shell them and had more than a few. They are like delicious little green vegie lollies. It's the first time I've grown them, so worth it. 

Everything in the ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:11pm on 9th November 2017


It's all surviving

Distracted Gardner is talking about growing Beans, Sweetcorn, Tomato from Auckland

Everything is growing well now.  We haven't done much today, only had a look around and picked some laterals off tomatoes.  My boy was very surprised by the growth on the potatoes, and I was surprised by the beans.  The dwarf yel...

Read on | comments | Posted at 11:11am on 9th November 2017


Otaua School Garden In The Making

nature warriors is talking about growing Something else from Auckland

Otaua School is a bronze enviro school, Pare Kore (Zero Waste) and a Trees For Survival School. We are in the process of building 2 15m x 1.5m raised vegetable gardens. This is a community project, local biuinesses are sponsoring us as well as ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 09:11am on 9th November 2017



wulan is talking about growing Tomato from Auckland

they're growing slowly

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:11pm on 8th November 2017

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