Urban Food Garden

Growing Onions

Onions are easy to grow and can be stored for up to six months.  This webpage explains how I grow my onions.   REQUIREMENTS SOIL FULL

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Vegetable Seed Storage Life

The storage life of vegetable seeds varies depending on the type of vegetable.  This page offers two downloadable vegetable seed storage life charts, one listing

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Feijoa

Feijoa (also known as the pineapple guava) is a hardy tree that produces an unusual tasting fruit at a time when few other fruit bearing

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Vegetable Patch Size

One of the first things you need to do when planning a food garden is to decide the size of your vegetable patch.   This page

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Wheeny Grapefruit

 The Wheeny grapefruit is a vigorous tree that grows up to five metres and produces exceptionally large grapefruit.  It is the best grapefruit for cooler

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Saving F1 Vegetable Seeds

There is a common misconception that seeds cannot be saved from F1 hybrid vegetables. While saving seeds from vegetables grown from hybrid seeds is more

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Hydra Zoning

Unless you live in an extremely high rainfall area water is going to be an ongoing issue for you if you are to maintain a

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LETTUCE – Exanimo

Excellent frill leaf type lettuce with a sweet flavour and a firm texture It is slow to bolt and stores well once harvested, cut leaves

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