So cute… looks like a giant brussels sprout
Also planted peas tonight… snow and sugar snap.
Hoping they have lots of fruit… even if they don’t it will be good green compost
I was lucky not to loose much in the heatwave… my 2 week old Golden Beetroot didn’t stand a chance though.
Tonight I replanted my foam box garden with
Dwarf Butter Beans
And Zinia in a wooden box for some color
Fingers crossed for good weather!
Finally got some good tomatoes!
These pink ox hearts are awesome. .. so tasty. They look like love hearts when sliced
Picked cherry tomatoes to leave at the entry of our flats tonight. .. all gone already! !
Caterpillars have eaten into heaps of my tomatoes. ..
tips for caterpillars
Mum’s main predator is s different type of enemy. ..she has green tomatoe bug.
Some tips on control
My best tip… look inspect your garden everyday and act quickly when you notice something!
RIP Worm farm :,”-(
The string of hot days in Melbourne has led to the mortal demise of the occupants of my worm farm.
Keeping them wet didn’t help with multiple days over 40 degrees.
Continue reading Melbourne heat wave claims 2000+ lives!
Three are ripe… was gonna pick 1 but think I might take them all inside
2 ‘red iceburg’ and my first 3 heirloom tomatoes.
Unfortunately I was a bit heavy handed as usual and broke a stem that had another 3 decent sized green fruit.
Such is life 🙂
In true Aussie form, ive been calling him ‘Tiny’!
His stalk was about 10′ tall
I picked my first cherry tomatoes just now. I think they are called Tiny Tom
They are s free standing bush variety