Julia M's Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2011

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Julia M is growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Carrot, Tomato, Zucchini in Wellington and has 49 posts. Previous growing challenges: Spring Vegie Growing Challenge

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Beans are loving their new trellis!

Julia M is talking about growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Zucchini from Wellington

As many competitors are completing their challenge, I remember back at the beginning of the competition when I stated on Day 1 ...

'with a 21 month daughter and 3 month old son in tow … CHALLENGE is d...

Read on | comments | Posted at 19:12pm on 20th December 2011

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We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo?!!!

Julia M is talking about growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Carrot, Tomato, Zucchini from Wellington

How come it doesn't matter what country you're in, everyone knows that song!!!  Having looked at the weather, I was a bit aprehensive over whether we were going to survive the day without getting wet.  But ... with all kids (and ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 19:12pm on 18th December 2011

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Beans can finally spread their wings!

Julia M is talking about growing Carrot, Zucchini from Wellington

Thank you to hubby (to be!) for putting up my trellis in the rain today.  My beans can finally spread their wings and fly!!!!  I can't believe how many stems have twiddled themselves round the bamboo sticks.  I've tried ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 19:12pm on 17th December 2011

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A day of two halfs.

Julia M is talking about growing Carrot from Wellington

Well my wish was granted ... there were plenty of minutes of no rain this afternoon.  It was definitely a day of two halfs.  If I'd had known the afternoon was going to be so lovely I would have planned my day completely diff...

Read on | comments | Posted at 19:12pm on 16th December 2011

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Can't complain!!

Julia M is talking about growing Broccoli, Capsicum, Carrot, Tomato, Zucchini from Wellington

Well what a couple of days - weather wise - though can't complain when I see the images from Nelson and surrounding area. 

I braved the rain earlier to check on the veg patch.  Everything looks like it's actually enjo...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:12pm on 15th December 2011