Category Archives: vegetable gardening

Yearning For Spring

It’s amazing to think that soon all those northern hemisphere gardeners will have to bid spring and summer farewell as it will be the turn of gardeners down under to savour their magic. Just a few weeks away and already I’m feeling a little under pressure as I have so much planned for this growing

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How to Grow Pumpkins Aplenty

On my list of favourite things to grow pumpkins are well up there and come in a very close second to my all time favourite, yes you guessed right, tomatoes. This past season I grew four different varieties: Whangaparaoa Crown (Weighed in average 3.6 kg) I’ve been growing this grey skinned variety off and on

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