Archive for the ‘Vegetables’ Category

In the garden – December 2013

I haven’t done a little bit of a garden update on things growing in our front and back gardens for a while so given I put together a new herb garden on the weekend now is a good time to do that!

Raised garden bed with tomatoes and basil

Summer garden planting

For christmas I got a couple of Bunnings vouchers adding up to $200. One voucher was spent on a new letter box which will require a little bit of work to install, hopefully I will get to blogging about that later this week. The other voucher went towards some bits and pieces to reinvigorate the […]

Garden update

Time for an update the status of the garden. I braved the rain for an hour earlier tonight to head out into the garden. Earlier in the day I stopped in at Bunnings and purchased two bags of vegetable quality potting mix (on special) and two bags of compost. Earlier in the week my seed […]

Autumn / Winter Crop

Two weeks ago I finally got around to preparing my vege garden for the winter crops. I started with this… I had hail damaged tomatoes, browning bean plants, corn stalks and of course weeds! I began by culling everything and breaking up the soil with a fork. Then I added plenty of compost, worm castings, […]

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