Our Vegetable Garden – 2024

Our Vegetable Garden – 2024

January – What’s Growing This is a super-productive time in the garden! All the careful planning and planting has now been passed into the careful hands of Mother Nature and all our hard work has started to reap rewards. After two days of constant rain,...
Neem Oil Pest Spray

Neem Oil Pest Spray

How to make Neem Oil Pest Spray Neem oil is a natural and effective pest control solution that is derived from the neem tree. It is safe to use on most plants, including vegetables, fruits, and ornamental plants, and can be used to control a wide range of pests,...
Fertilizer for Tomatoes

Fertilizer for Tomatoes

There are several types of fertilizers that can work well for tomatoes, but the best fertilizer for your specific tomato plants will depend on several factors, such as the type of soil in your garden, the climate in your area, and the growth stage of your plants. That...
Common Pests in Summer

Common Pests in Summer

Common pests to look out for in the summer months There are several pests that are common in vegetable gardens during the summer in Melbourne, VIC. Here are some of the most common ones to watch out for: Aphids – These tiny insects can quickly infest plants and suck...
Small Vegetable Garden

Small Vegetable Garden

Starting a small vegetable garden in Melbourne VIC is a great way to enjoy fresh produce and connect with nature. Here are some tips to get you started. Select the Optimal Site: Ensure your vegetable garden basks in a minimum of 6 hours of direct sunlight each day....