BettyBoopdeDoo's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2011

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The things I've learnt through this challenge....

BettyBoopdeDoo is talking about growing Broccoli, Lettuce, Tomato, Zucchini from Auckland

The things I have learnt through doing this challenge:

  • Not to put Yates Blitzem Slugs and Snail Pellets IN the pot plants, but AROUND them instead lol.
  • Don't trust anything but YAT...

    Read on | comments | Posted at 06:12am on 20th December 2011

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Pollenation worked!

BettyBoopdeDoo is talking about growing Zucchini from Auckland

I am pleased to report that today, my Zuchinni that I pollenated with the male flower, actually is about three times the size it was - wow! Thanks to ahtilat and Sarah the Gardener for the t...

Read on | comments | Posted at 08:12am on 19th December 2011

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I found the little critter...

BettyBoopdeDoo is talking about growing Broccoli, Lettuce, Tomato, Zucchini from Auckland

I spotted the caterpillar that was stripping my brocolli this morning....got rid of it and also the eggs I found on the stem. It's too late though, as it really chewed up the plant. Darned caterpillars!

My zuchinniRead on | comments | Posted at 08:12am on 18th December 2011

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Summerstar are flowering...

BettyBoopdeDoo is talking about growing Tomato from Auckland

Yay - my Yates Summerstar tomatoes are now flowering....and I have little spindlin beans off my one dwarf bean - yay!

Check it out!

Read on | comments | Posted at 13:12pm on 15th December 2011

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Oh wow - more zuchinnis grew!

BettyBoopdeDoo is talking about growing Broccoli, Tomato, Zucchini from Auckland

This morning, I was having a look around my zuchinni plant because a friend had told me you could pollenate with the male flower, and seeing as I thought it wasn't going to produce anymore zuchinni, I was willing ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 08:12am on 16th December 2011