ColletteRedman's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2018

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— ITS BEEN SLOWER BUT ITS STILL GREAT —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Beans, Capsicum, Celery, Cucumber, Lettuce, Pumpkin, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Tomato, Zucchini from Manawatu-Wanganui

I have been looking back at my garden photos from last December and everything is lacking way behind where it was last year, not just the veggie garden but also the hydrangeas, delphiniums and the lillies.

Last year the cucumber...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:12pm on 7th December 2018

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— POTATOES, BROCCOLI AND STRAWBERRIES —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Broccoli, Something else from Manawatu-Wanganui

It been really hard to get into the garden the last few days as we have had so much rain again.  Last year November all the grass in the area was brown already so its so strange to have so much rain this year. 

I did manage to...

Read on | comments | Posted at 14:12pm on 6th December 2018

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— JUST WANTED TO SHARE —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Beans, Tomato, Zucchini from Manawatu-Wanganui

I put up my Christmas deccorations yesterday and upon bringing the potted Pohutikawa into the house and putting it on the table I thought to myself “gosh its a little bigger than last year”, straight away I went looking for photos o...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:12pm on 5th December 2018

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— BABY VEGGIES ARE SO CUTE —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Beans, Capsicum, Celery, Cucumber, Lettuce, Spring Onion, Squash, Tomato, Zucchini from Manawatu-Wanganui

A bit of a walk around the garden between the rain, thunder, wind and sun we have been having and its just amazing the boost a bit of rain and warmer temperatures can have on the growth of the plants. 

Everything seems so happy and...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:12pm on 4th December 2018

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— PEPINO SEEDLING PLANTED —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Something else from Manawatu-Wanganui

I have had this pepino cutting in a glass of water in the kitchen for a while now. It should have been planted a while ago but I just kept not getting around to it.  It was starting to go a bit yellow so I thought I had be...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:12pm on 3rd December 2018