The grafted KP mango tree I planted last Jan has a handful of fruits on it at the moment. I realised I have no idea when the fruit is ready as my picking experience has until now been limited to…Continue
Been a looooong time since I've posted anything on BLF. My bad :)I started, or at least attempted, to grow garlic back in 2012. At the same time I planted some of the same cloves for my parents at…Continue
I've noticed an unpleasant overripe smell emanating from this bagged bunch for a few weeks. I mentioned it to Lissa thinking that maybe it was just trapped ethylene gas. Turned out one of the hands…Continue
Has anyone else noticed that this season has been terrific for local fruit growers?
Last year my Meyer Lemon produced one fruit that survived to maturity. This year the tree's covered with good sized lemons.Continue
Thought I'd do a quick write-up on the work I did to increase my water storage using a bit of creativity, in case anyone might be thinking of doing something similar.
Some time ago I was considering replacing the current 1000L tank (which doesn't go very far) with a 2000L one. Unfortunately I don't have the room for anything bigger than that. A round tank costs around $750 and connect-able ones about $900. There's an additional charge to remove the 1000L or I could try to sell…Continue