I like to germinate my own seeds because it is a lot cheaper than buying the seedlings. However, buying the seedlings or larger plants is a lot more reliable.
Having said that, broadcasting seeds direct in to a gravel grow bed and giving…"
A flowing river ecosystem probably won't show much on the test, but it sure will have bacteria alive in it. You should still be keeping an eye on the Nitrites especially, see if they peak or flatline. My guess is, as you haven't…"
"Hey Sac folks - turns out I AM going to the Friendlies' Oakland AP training tomorrow. If you want to come in my car, feel free.
Anticipating leaving my place in downtown Sac about 7:30 am. I probably will leave a bit early so…"
"Time goes amazingly fast in the garden. I was out 2 weeks ago for about 45 minutes adjusting my tomato hangers and trimming, came in and found out it was actually over 4 hours. Then we had a big storm monday and I spent about 4 hours out…"
The seeds you want are called heirloom seeds. The are not from Hybrids or Genetically modified.
Make the algae your friend. Tilapia will eat it and if you collect it and feed it to your worm box they will thrive.
Algae is a problem if you…"
"Nice! Are you growing these in containers, and or irrigating with System water or do you hand water.
Whats the age of the bush and what type?
I just planted some in 30 gallon containers, hope they look as good as yours in a couple years.
"Hey Pat, after the storms the other night destroyed my systems and part of the house the only thing I have done is work. lol
I have put the systems back together and salvaged most of the plants, repaired my roof, and had about two…"