ColletteRedman's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2018

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— A NEW PASSIONFRUIT AND BOYSENBERRY PLANT —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Something else from Manawatu-Wanganui

My passionfruit in the berry enclosure was really really not doing well. The garden bed floods a little in winter and I dont think the passionfruit likes it. 

I decided to pull the passionf...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:10pm on 26th October 2018

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— REPOTTING SOME HERBS—

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Chilli, Herbs, Lettuce from Manawatu-Wanganui

I bought some new pots the other day to repot my mint and oreganum plants. Today I finally got round to going it. I hadnt realized how bad it was till I took the plants out of the pots. 

I swear if...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:10pm on 25th October 2018

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— THANKS YATES AND SCARING BIRDS —

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

It was a 7am wakeup call from the courier this morning delivering my prize for mini challenge 1 (Its so early in the morning I had to get out of bed, I was still sleeping and then I couldnt find my gown so just chucked on a jumper).

The...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:10pm on 24th October 2018

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— FINAL POTATO TOP UP, BUSH TOMATOS AND NASTURT...

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Cabbage, Florence Fennel, Kohl Rabi, Tomato, Something else from Manawatu-Wanganui

My early potatoes are now filled to the brim with compost and were given another feed with Yates Dynamic Lifter pellets. Now we just wait for harvest time. 

My agr...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:10pm on 23rd October 2018

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— TOPPING UP POTATOES AND SHOPPING —

ColletteRedman is talking about growing Something else from Manawatu-Wanganui

I started the day with topping up my potatoes again, cant believe how fast they grow. I almost got to the top of the bags then I ran out of compost so of to the shops. 

Now like Carol Jane I only went to get compos...

Read on | comments | Posted at 18:10pm on 22nd October 2018