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Russell's Backyard Raised Bed garden

Garden Type: Backyard | Sun: Full Sun | Soil: Combination | Established: 2011 | Organic

This is a 1.1 × .9 × .3 galvanized iron raised bed, purchased form Mitre 10 on sale for $49 in September 2011.

The bed was filled with 3 different mixes.

1. 1 x bucket cow manure/mushroom compost/dynamic lifter, 1x bucket vermiculite, 1x bucket coconut fibre

2. As above, replace vermiculite with garden soil

3. 1x bucket cow manure/mushroom compost/dynamic lifter/blood & bone, 1.5x bucket coconut fibre, 1 shovel garden soil

Bed was mulched with organic mulch from Big W

An outdoor organic garden located in Maryvale, 4370, Australia, Russell's Backyard Raised Bed garden currently contains 4 plants.

This is a Backyard garden that is known to be in USDA Hardiness Zone 9a. It has mainly Combination soil and receives Full Sun light.


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  • Strawberries


    Fragaria x ananassa

    Planting Out on 11 Oct 11

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  • Chives


    Allium schoenoprasum

    Transplanted on 02 Oct 11 Pot separated and planted out from the Resurrec...

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  • Garlic Chives

    Garlic Chives

    Allium tuberosum

    Transplanted on 02 Oct 11 From the Resurrection Pit in the greenhouse. Bu...

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  • Parsley - curled

    Parsley - curled

    Petroselinum crispum var. crispum

    Transplanted on 02 Oct 11 one of the pots from the Reesurrection Pit in t...

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