Anna Holmes
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German Giant

"This one looks interesting Todd. Whats the flavour like? "
Mar 25
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Garlic Growers

A group for garlic fanatics to trade information and seed of garlic and other alliums.See More
Mar 17
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Garden Summer 2013-14

"Thanks Pam, these are just a few of my babies.. lol!  "
Jan 26
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Garden Summer 2013-14

"You have an interesting range of plants in your garden. Nice to see your photos."
Jan 26
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Jan 26
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Propagating by Grafting, Layering and Cuttings

To share information on propagating plants such as fruit and nut trees and bushes or any food growing plants, herbs or beneficial companions for which seed growing is not so viable or reliable
Jan 16
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Show Off

Show us your biggest, best, most amazing homegrown beauties.
Jan 16
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Poultry in Urbania

A group all about how to keep poultry including chickens, bantams,geese and ducks. Help with problems or questions and to brag about your special feathered friends.See More
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straw bale gardens

Straw bale gardens and those who love them
Jan 16
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Foodshare

Encouraging kitchen gardeners and allotment holders to become Food Philanthropists by growing surplus produce for those in need.
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Growing Under Glass

A group for greenhouse gardeners( and wouldbe greenhouse gardeners)Share your ideas, experience; questions and answers; successes and failures, here.See More
Jan 16

Profile Information

Suburb
Te Awamutu
Post / Zip Code
3800
I am a...
Gardener
I can offer
Garden watering, to be a gardening buddy, Food from my garden
Food Growing Skill Level
Beginner
Experience and Qualifications
Lots of years in the garden
I am interested in...
Buying Local Food, Bartering Local Food, Community Gardens, Learning, Preserving, Helping Others, WWOOFA Hosting, Seed Savers
Tell us about your garden and what you're growing
At the moment I have lemons, lemonaides, and loads of mint - a few lettuces and some weathered winter cabbages and silverbeet. BUT the plum tree is in blossom, the nectarines and peach trees are too and soon my cherry and apple trees will also...

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At 3:47pm on December 31, 2013, Kali said…

nice to see you pop up on Oooby anna, I hope things are going well for you and your family, happy new year

At 12:59pm on September 25, 2012, Roxy Hart said…

Hi Anna :) Sorry i didnt let you know that your parcel arrived! Many thanx. Your bread bug was awake after a couple of feeds, hes rising at the moment for fresh afternoon bread. One question did you get your bug from the place whos information you sent? Or did you make it your self from the instructions in the second bit of info you sent? Artichokes are going in today :) im off to do it now.

All the best x.x

At 9:57pm on April 24, 2012, Fiona Drummond said…

Hi Anna, I'm in West Auckland and after a quantity of comfrey for a largish area that we want to plant potatoes in, do you have a lot or a little spare?  Am loving your photos as I write this.

At 7:12pm on October 12, 2011, kathryn kneepkens said…

How do I give you my address

 

At 7:04pm on October 12, 2011, kathryn kneepkens said…
I'm at Hautapu, just outside of Cambridge.
At 12:39pm on September 10, 2011, Kali said…

HI Anna, re your cat problem, it is a perennial one for sure, if you go to the trademe discussion board http://www.trademe.co.nz/Community/MessageBoard/SearchResults.aspx

and put in ' cat' in the search bar, change to posts in the ' last year', you will get many threads of people discussing this topic, maybe one has a solution!

At 8:59am on August 13, 2011, Robyn Wolfe said…
i haven't forgotten you.  It's coming. Thanks for asking, the bone mended ages ago - I'm told its the scar tissue that causes problem and I'll be right in 18 months. Another 4 months to go! Managed to keep the Food bank happy all season but have just run out.  The leeks not big enough. Have tomatoes up on the window sill. Have seedlings of chard and pac choi potted up ready to go when they're big enough. Yakon is wonderful,eh? I've baked it, chopped it up in stews and in fruit salad.  Have given heaps of pink knobs away and still will more than double production for next season. Concentrating on stuff that will travel and hold - for foodbank.  Canasta lettuce from Kings is the best lettuce for that. Happy gardening!
At 5:38am on January 20, 2011, Robyn Wolfe said…
Anna,  I have found your address and realised I didn't send you the seed.  I'm sorry.  Life is still abit of a struggle as the broken bone is taking such a long time to mend.  But I'll get you some for next season!
At 4:01pm on December 31, 2010, Linda said…

Hi Anna

Greetings from Huntly, and thanks for the friend invite.

I hope we can meet up one day.

Cheers

Linda

At 11:12pm on October 27, 2010, Robyn Wolfe said…
Yes, I have. Just know that if any are left behind they will seed profusely - not that I mind! My best crop last year was popcorn. That was easy and fun to grow. If you want some seed its not too late. Send me your address via a message.
 
 
 

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