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Clare H is talking about growing Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Capsicum, Carrot, Cucumber, Lettuce, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini from Hawke's Bay

We have just enjoyed a short break at Bookabach holiday house a bit south of us here in HB. It rained off & on much of the time but that didn't spoil anything.

AND it was an easterly with a big swell which brought in heaps = HEAPS o...

Read on | comments | Posted at 13:12pm on 2nd December 2018


Strawberry Picking And More Wet Weather

Simone - Picnics and Paddocks is talking about growing Tomato from Northland

The forecast is for more rain and thunderstorms this weekend - great for the water tank, not so great for getting out in the garden. 

In preparation for more bad weather I didn't get inside until after 8 pm last night. I wanted to ...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:11pm on 30th November 2018


"Broadening' Our Knowledge

Northland Backyard Gardeners is talking about growing Beans, Something else from Northland

Well this has definitely been a challenging growing season. All and all though, I like to take the positives from it. The positives being that it has been another learning experience for the boys (and for myself). Because they also take part in...

Read on | comments | Posted at 17:11pm on 30th November 2018


Weeding and More Wet Weather

Connor B is talking about growing Beans from Northland

Yesterday, mum, Zac and I weeded the gardens. We hadn't weeded it for a while. We needed to weed it because our school home garden judges are coming tomorrow. We knew it was going to rain today so we weeded it yesterday.  I accidentally mi...

Read on | comments | Posted at 16:11pm on 30th November 2018


A Lush Jungle

Rochelle C is talking about growing Beans, Lettuce, Peas, Tomato, Zucchini from Northland

I am a gardener and it has been quite some time since my last confession .....

The recent rounds of wet weather and a busy schedule have meant I have not spent much time in the garden at all.  We were away for the weekend, work Mon...

Read on | comments | Posted at 09:11am on 30th November 2018

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