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At 9:49 on December 14, 2011, Vanessa Collier said…

Thanks for the link Addy.  I tried it on the weekend for a Christmas dinner and it was lovely.  It went down well and there was none left at the end.

At 6:18 on February 14, 2011, Donna said…
At 20:00 on July 7, 2010, Donna said…
Love the new profile pic - is that your first bunch of bananas?!
At 16:03 on April 20, 2010, Scarlett said…
hey thankyou Addy, that's lovely! :)
At 12:11 on April 18, 2010, Scarlett said…
yay!! :)
At 21:37 on April 17, 2010, Scarlett said…
oh no! i hope it turns up soon
SJP
At 10:59 on January 30, 2010, Lyn Buffett said…
It is a really vigourous plant so I have been pruning it to stop it going up trees etc. I might give it another pruning to see if it helps it produce more flowers, because it only has a few flowers on it.
At 8:31 on November 2, 2009, Donna said…
Hi Addy

Not sure how often you get into the Valley, so if you are interested I can get the seeds (there are a few places in Inala that have very interesting seeds that I have never heard of...) and give them to Christopher at the Garden Visit on 7th November.

If there is anything else specific you were looking for let me know the name and I can see if they have it.
At 0:53 on October 28, 2009, Morag Gamble said…
Hi Addy
Sorry I missed your message here on this forum until now. The order you remembered for the no dig garden was right. Essentially all the new nutrients under the paper - then thick layer of seed free mulch on top. Hope you tried it and it is working OK.
Morag
At 15:53 on September 23, 2009, Fungi Mushroom Growing Kits said…
Hi Addy,

We generally harvest 3-4 kilos over 3 flushes of mushrooms. It will depend on how big you grow your mushrooms before harvesting.
At 18:28 on August 22, 2009, Donna said…
I couldn't believe they are already up, out of all the seeds I planted last Sunday (listed in a blog on my page but there were heaps of varieties)I have radish, kohl rabi, cucumber & okra up. Although I was very diligent about keeping the water up and had a hessian sack over them for a couple of days - read somewhere it was good for carrot seed so thought it was worth a try as I don't always get very good results. The problem with the hessian sack was that the seeds already up are *of course* in the middle of the old concrete laundry sink I am using.
At 18:10 on August 22, 2009, Donna said…
You were looking for okra seedlings a few weeks ago, I don't have any seedlings to spare - only planted 8 last Saturday - and the seeds are already up if you want I can give Christopher some green okra seeds for you to start yourself.
At 17:58 on August 21, 2009, Donna said…
It's looking less likely as the meeting is Sunday but if I do get some I will get you some as well for sure.
At 20:28 on July 30, 2009, Florence said…
Oh, that's right, you mentioned it on the swap discussion ~ thanks
At 9:22 on July 29, 2009, Florence said…
Oh, forgot to say, I can certainly pass the luffa seeds on to Chris ~
At 9:19 on July 29, 2009, Florence said…
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amaranth sounds like an interesting plant, I would like to try some please. According to the wiki article, there's a few cultivated species, do you know which one you've got?
At 15:54 on July 28, 2009, Florence said…
Hi Addy, I noticed the next garden visit's on a Sunday, which probably means you won't be able to go. How should I get the Luffa seeds to you?
At 10:05 on April 19, 2009, Scarlett said…
hello
yes, it's a bad weekend for it - Saturday and Monday being the actual Anzac day and the holiday I think that only really leaves the Sunday, and it really should be a morning thing. sorry - I know several people go to church, others have kids' sports etc so it's hard to pick a time that suits everyone
I put the cucumbers in twice, in different spots. The corn went in about 5 times from September until February, in a different spot each time. I tend to mix my plantings up, and just interplant with companion plants - so I don't have to wait to clear beds, I just find enough gaps and plant the seedlings into them. For the corn I interplant where the beans are, for the cucumbers I planted sunflowers on top or they just went into spare spots. Our garden is really pretty big so probably there is enough spare room for it to be easy enough - I have bare patches as well in summer. The main no-dig bed is 4.2 m x 4.2m.
At 8:43 on February 15, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
addy , as sundays do not work out for you you could try the seed savers group as they meet monthly on saturdays at different locations to exchange seeds ?.
At 10:01 on January 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
hi addy , chris from brigton , glad you got the message , hope you like this site , we are getting Garden visits going at the moment have a look at the discussion see what you think .

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