Monday, August 13, 2012

More August sowing

This is what I planted this weekend:

Pontiac potatoes near laundry.

And in the cold frame: mum's cherry tomatoes, tomato periforme from diggers, tomato tigerella from diggers, cape gooseberry, yates tiny tim, yates sweet basil, pete's perennial chillies, country value rocket, johnson's tomato marmande, yates spring onion, brown's celery, yates butter crunch lettuce, brown's greenskin zucchini, brown's savoy king cabbage, gardners choice black beauty eggplant,  diggers sunflower, brown's dwarf bean, country value greenfeast peas, diggers 5 colour silverbeet, saved sweet bite tomato, mixed borlotti beans from Bob's permie course, painted ladt 7 year beans and Giant of Stuttgart climbing bean from David Nicholls in olinda, diggers imperieal star globe artichoke, diggers spacemaster cucumber, diggers sugar baby watermelon, diggers salsify (mammoth ssandwich island) emilly's saved pumpkin, bohemian saved pumpkin, something unknown saved this year, scotch bonnet chili and an unknown tomato saved this year.

Thursday, August 2, 2012

August planting

Today I sowed seeds of parsnip, radish, peas, carrots and onions. I transplanted seedlings of rocket and savoy King cabbage.
Carrots, onions, parsnips and radish under the netting. In the front are seedlings of beetroot just coming up

Savoy King Cabbages transplanted

Rocket seedlings transplanted