Category Archives: My Plot

My Plot at Merri Creek Community Garden

Community Garden Plot: Up for Grabs!!

With all my other gardening activities, Ive been unable to give my plot at the Merri Corner Community Garden (MCCG)  the attention that it deserves Continue reading Community Garden Plot: Up for Grabs!!

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Don’t Trust the Rain! – Garden Maintenance

Its been drizzling for 2 days in Melbourne now but still most of the garden beds are ‘driza-bone’ lol 🙂 Continue reading Don’t Trust the Rain! – Garden Maintenance

Reuse and Recycle: Toliet roll pots

Sometimes i struggle to find enough little pots to use when i need to pot up seedlings or propagate cuttings.

Some people love ‘Jiffy Pots’ or ‘Pellets’ but i find that they don’t break down quick enough and are not tall enough to accommodate a good tap root system.

Ive read a few tips and heard from an elderly neighbour that using toilet rolls as transitional pots works really well. Continue reading Reuse and Recycle: Toliet roll pots

Shameless /kickstarter

The new east side strip has been a success in many ways:

  • All the seeds have sprouted
  • The productive end has already given us Radishes and Rocket!
  • The Residents of Mitchell Mews now stop and chat!

With this success in mind, I’d really like to reclaim the garden near the fence on the eastern side. Continue reading Shameless /kickstarter

Garden Pics

Here is a gallery of my random garden pics! Pleas click on the link to see the whole gallery