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  1. alter ego hank

    Sick peas - maybe whole bed is in need of help

    Sorry, I neglected to ask what lime would be best. There seems to be a couple of varieties available. Edit: Never mInd, I am sure I can work it out.
  2. alter ego hank

    Sick peas - maybe whole bed is in need of help

    Copy. Will do. I'm traveling home from southern NSW tomorrow morning so hopefully I can get there and do that before the rain comes.
  3. alter ego hank

    Sick peas - maybe whole bed is in need of help

    Thank you all for your replies. I'll compost the sick peas, investigate the soil, and add what is required have a better soil for whatever I plant there next. This is all quite new to me so there is definitely a lesson in this.
  4. alter ego hank

    Sick peas - maybe whole bed is in need of help

    Hi folks, The raised beds I put in are posing some issues. I am trying to work out what my veggies need to prosper. I have some peas that are looking quite sickly in the raised beds, while the left over pea seedling I put in a pot (along with a left over tomato seedling is going great. (please...
  5. alter ego hank

    Question Will this apple seedling produce fruit?

    Thank you ClissAT. I suspected as much but wasn't sure. I saw Marks potato video so I assume it doesn't apply to everything, but anyway, your suggestion is sensible.
  6. alter ego hank

    Question Will this apple seedling produce fruit?

    I was eating a Pink Lady apple about a month ago and there was a seed in it which appeared to have germinated so I planted it in a tray of good potting mix and it has sprouted nicely. My question is, as a tree, will it produce apples? I am new to gardening and would be rapt if it did produce...
  7. alter ego hank

    Hi, I'm Hank (not my real name)

    Thanks for the warm welcome and advice folks. :) :thumbsup: I put a tonne of a vege/seedling mix on top then planted and mulched. I have some thick clear plastic sheet, I might try doing that and see how it goes, and I have started a compost heap in order to add organic matter to top the...
  8. alter ego hank

    Getting into fruit and vege gardening.

    Getting into fruit and vege gardening.
  9. alter ego hank

    Hi, I'm Hank (not my real name)

    Hi Mark and SSC members, I'm relatively new to gardening. Other than digging a one time vegetable garden years ago with the kids, and growing a few herbs in an old wheelbarrow, I've not done much at all. I hunt and fish but want to produce delicious tasting vegetables myself. I remember that...