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Mel replied to Sally McKechnie's discussion Good garden centres around Wellington area? in the group Wellington NZ
"I always buy my fruit trees from Edible gardens. She has heritage trees and they are bare rooted which i think is the best way to go. Depending on where you live Grow from Here in upper Cuba is very local."
Aug 27, 2010
Mel replied to Sally McKechnie's discussion Fruit trees for Wellington in the group Wellington NZ
"Not sure what would grow in Karori but i do know there used to be a large orchard there many moons ago on Messines road or somewhere near there and the houses around there probably have varieties that they have inherited. always best to have a nosy…"
Aug 23, 2010
Mel commented on Alison Stevens's group Wellington NZ
"Is ayone interested in gardening veges in Brooklyn. I am involved in a share garden that could do with one more person. feel free to eamil me and find out more or to meet the rest of the group and owner. You would need to live in Brooklyn or…"
Jul 23, 2010
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Jul 5, 2010
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Jul 5, 2010
Mel joined Alison Stevens's group

Wellington NZ

Tell us all what you want or what you have to offer. eg. Lemons, seedlings etc. To respond to someones listing contact them directly via their page…
Jul 5, 2010
Mel joined Kai o Te Aro_account's group
Jul 5, 2010
Mel joined Megan's group


For everyone interested to learn more about this method of composting. If you're already using it, please share your experience, tips and advice.
Jul 5, 2010
Mel joined Denise's group

What To Do Today?

Let us know what you have been doing in the garden lately plus the tips and tricks to making it work.
Jul 5, 2010
Mel commented on Hester's group Planting By the Moon
"Next new moon is the 12th July"
Jul 5, 2010
Cynthia Chapman and Mel are now friends
Apr 8, 2010
Mel replied to Caroline Wilkinson's discussion What can I grow in the vegetable garden over Winter? in the group Food Growing Questions and Answers
"I have planned broad beans, broccolli, carrots, celery and cabbages and have begun to get these in the soil. i have just planted peas a couple of weeks ago and they are already up. i also green crop a lot of my beds to feed the soil and bring in…"
Apr 5, 2010
Mel commented on Hester's group Planting By the Moon
"I am also ruled by the moon... in more ways than one and of course are a Cancerian. I have always planted by the moon."
Feb 8, 2010
Mel joined Amy Macaluso's group

Food Growing Questions and Answers

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Nov 11, 2009

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At 2:58pm on September 17, 2009, Susan Williams said…
Great, thanks!
At 8:19pm on September 16, 2009, Charles Barrie said…
Absolutely :) Maybe send an email to out groups address - and I will invite you to one of our working bees or we can catch up.


At 10:54am on September 14, 2009, Susan Williams said…
Hi Mel

Didnt know you knew Terri! Small world...
At 9:57am on September 8, 2009, Pete Russell said…
Hi Mel. Welcome. Great to have you with us. Have you noticed the Wellington Group? Have fun oooobying!!
At 4:01pm on September 4, 2009, Bridget Bridgman said…
it's a long story....


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