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Celeraic

"FYI: My fav Celeriac recipe. the turks cook it a lot as a Winter vegetable. Zeytinyagli Portakalli Kereviz – Celeriac Braised in Olive Oil and Orange Juice A simpler variation. My seedling guy at the Caboolture markets has been selling some…"
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Celeraic

"We harvested a good lot from the Deagon market garden today. They weren't huge but they looked the trick.Usually a colder weather/temperate climate crop."
Oct 16
Dave Riley commented on Susan's blog post Mid October Harvests
"Inspiring images...and it rained over night! "
Oct 14
Dave Riley commented on Lissa's blog post Of mice.........
"My dogs -- terriers -- had a great habit of breaking into the pen at night chasing rats. One dog  -- like a wombat -- can get through a brick wall. He will even try to separate wire mesh with the force of his body.The complication was that when…"
Oct 12
Elaine coolowl commented on Dave Riley's blog post PolyVeg Flowerings
"Fabulously fecund, Dave ;-)"
Oct 10
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PolyVeg Flowerings

The PolyVeg Garden has come alive with flowerings...as well as the standard edibles. The sunflowers are just reaching their stride.These are the images I forget to take in order to illustrate my last post. A week later a BOOM! How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little flower is free down to its root, and in that freedom bold.…See More
Oct 10
Dave Riley commented on Lissa's event 'GARDEN VISIT (FREE) SANDGATE COMMUNITY GARDEN & GREEN P COMMUNITY GARDEN'
"For those who are interested --https://www.facebook.com/PlumDivineArtrageous The Artrageous Shop, PLUM DIVINE,  is open on Saturday (10am-3pm) just around the corner from the racecourse PCYC garden...a lot of garden art on offer. A lot of…"
Oct 10

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About me:
Individual
I am currently involved with the following community gardens and groups:
My own residence. Sandgate PCYC Community and Market Garden
I am interested in:
Vegetables. Rain harvesting.Starchy vegetables.
I can offer:
produce
About what I can offer:
I hope to sell produce at local monthly markets in my township.
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http://kickbike.blogspot.com/search/label/Gardening
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PolyVeg Flowerings

Posted on October 10, 2014 at 10:00 1 Comment

The PolyVeg Garden has come alive with flowerings...as well as the standard edibles. The sunflowers are just reaching their stride.

These are the images I forget to take in order to illustrate my last post. A week later a BOOM! 

How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold? Because the lovely little…

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Poly plus plus polyculture

Posted on October 7, 2014 at 0:00 6 Comments

The garden is awesome!

Being Spring and warming up fast, the take-off is accelerating as more plants start doing their stuff. 

A botanical explosion from the ground up. 

It's the flowers that really register this the most. After months of shades of green, the flowers I…

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Morning after the storm

Posted on September 26, 2014 at 7:30 8 Comments

It was such a glorious morning after last night's storm that I had to capture some of the burgeoning aliveness and growth.Edibles all.…

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Garden Mappery

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 12:00 3 Comments

Since I was out and about and outback, I decided to give into impulse and map the garden beds.It frustrates me that a photo doesn't take in the overall.Now with a simple template I can sketch out a plantation planting plan whenever I want.

Looking at the layout I think I can fit in…

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The Spring garden takes off!

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 12:30 2 Comments

The Spring garden takes off!

A polycultural jungle.

Very little weed infestation. No bug problems at the moment (touch wood).

As well as…

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At 17:12 on January 11, 2012, Jane said…

Hi Dave, did you manage to get the Snake Beans. If not you may contact me on borgia@tpg.com.au with your address & I will send some.

Jane

At 21:10 on June 15, 2009, Scarlett said…
hello
hey i want to delete the backyarders group and i'm copying the discussions across, but i can't copy your little cuba photos - what to do?
At 20:50 on March 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , just a reminder that the 2nd Garden Visit is on the 29th at Vanessa place .
At 16:18 on February 4, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , just a reminder that the GARDEN VISITS are starting at the end of the month (22nd) .Everyone is welcome .
At 12:52 on January 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
thanks for the reply . I have no water tanks myself , very hard in this climate to do any thing without water , but feel free to come along whether you intend to host a visit or not .
At 10:32 on January 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , have you seen the discussion on garden visits ? . Would you be interested ?.
 
 
 

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