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Some of our crops

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yarrow

Achillea millefolium
sunray tomato

sunray tomato

solanum lycopersicum
blackberry

blackberry

Rubus fruticosus
cowpea

cowpea

Vigna unguiculata
oregano

oregano

Origanum vulgare
kūmara

kūmara

Ipomoea batatas
trifoliate orange

trifoliate orange

Poncirus trifoliata
avocado

avocado

Persea americana
rosemary

rosemary

Rosmarinus officinalis
eggplant

eggplant

Solanum melongena
brussels sprouts

brussels sprouts

Brassica oleracea
barley

barley

Hordeum vulgare
pomegranate

pomegranate

Punica granatum
cantaloupe

cantaloupe

Cucumis melo var. cantalupensis
sunflower

sunflower

Helianthus annuus
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Seeds available to trade

coriander

coriander

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

non-certified organic
non-certified GMO-free
heirloom

pumpkin

pumpkin

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

non-certified organic
non-certified GMO-free
heirloom

smallage

smallage

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

certified organic
certified GMO-free
heirloom

Island Bay tomato

Island Bay tomato

seeds saved by shiny
Wellington, NZ

flax

flax

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

cherry tomato

cherry tomato

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

cucumber

cucumber

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

tomato

tomato

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

romaine lettuce

romaine lettuce

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

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Recent posts

Weird lifespan

by Lemony,

What's up with the statistics on this plant - Median Lifespan 23 days?? It's saying my plants should have finished weeks ago when they're not even ready for harvest yet

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harvesting the bigger kūmara

by shiny,

We've just harvested the [kūmara](crop). It needs a warm summer, and this was the first summer we've grown it in a raised garden bed instead of a bag. At first, I thought it was a failure. I poked around the roots and found nothing. We pull out the greenery, and there was only a half dozen sma...

kūmara
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Keeping the bugs away with coffee

by shiny,

Ants, slugs, and snails don't much like coffee. But worms do like it. If, like me, you have an abundance of coffee grounds from staying home, you can sprinkle the [coffee](crop) around the vege to deter these creatures. It also fertilizes the plants and disappears into the soil after a few weeks.

coffee
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pandemic baking - use for those eggshells

by shiny,

There's so much baking going on here, stuck at home under the nationwide pandemic lockdown -- and when we can get eggs we end up with many eggshells. These can be crushed and placed around the base of brassica like [cabbage](crop) and [broccoli](crop). Snails and slugs don't like slithering over ...

broccoli cabbages
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New user feedback

by Doveoscar,

Have been looking for a decent "vegetable garden diary" for a while and have recently discovered this site, Am using it in parallel with another whilst I decide whether either is usable or whether the only alternative is to spend time building my own. Critical issues for me which may lead me away...

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Growing well and germinations

by Doveoscar,

Upper greenhouse Radishes growing well, [coriander](crop), [basil](crop), [spring onion](crop)s and mixed [lettuce](crop)/salad leaves all germinated and growing. Patio greenhouse Tigerella [tomato](crop)es many germinated, small plants still only two seedling leaves Pepper Etiuda germinati...

spring onions basils coriander tomatoes lettuces
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