United States Edition

  gekko's Ginger x 1 Harvesting

Plant: Ginger (Zingiber officinale) |

  • 0
  • Happy

  • Photo-upload-218111?1409131402
    28 Sep 2011
    Mini Pak Choy is lanky and slow growing due to insufficient sunlight. I've also underwatered. It likes damp soil. This is after 2.5 months and it's supposed to be harvested after a month. Red Chilli is doing better as the weather turns cooler...

    Ginger Harvesting, Bird's Eye Chili pepper Harvesting, and Mini Pak Choi Showing True L...

    Cloudy 28°C / 82°F
  • 07 Jul 2011
    I'm glad to report some positive happenings in my garden: 1) Chilli - hand pollination works! I saw this tiny chilli from one of the flowers. Now to stop the leaves from dropiing and the chillis to turn red. 2) Ginger - survived the root disturb...

    Ginger Repotted, Oriental Radish Sprouting, and Bird's Eye Chili pepper Blooming

    Storms 31°C / 88°F
  • Photo-upload-201435?1333913053
    02 Jul 2011
    I saw some ants crawling around the flowers. I used to squash them for fear that they will bring aphids to my chili plant but I realised that they are also pollinators. I'm more merciful now but just to be on the safe side, I also pollinated the f...

    Ginger Repotted and Bird's Eye Chili pepper Flowering

    Storms 33°C / 91°F
  • Photo-upload-201044?1333913015
    30 Jun 2011
    I'm so proud of it! I must make time to harvest a portion of it soon. Ginger likes moist soil so I used pebbles as mulch to keep the moisture in. Pebble mulch can increase sun radiation on plants too, I intend to mulch my chilli plants with pebbl...


    Cloudy 33°C / 91°F


Apartment Therapy logo

Whether you're rocking a full-fledged veggie garden in the backyard, have a stellar natural landscape in place of the front lawn, or are coaxing edibles and bee-friendly varietals from random containers on the porch, this online garden journal is for you.

More buzz about us...

Latest Activity

Folia Badges and Widgets

Folia Blog Widgets

Want some super cool badges to stick on your blog? What about a funky widget that shows everyone what you are growing? Sounds like you need to get over to our Goodies page pronto!

Tour | About | Help & Support | Contact | Terms | Privacy | Community Guidelines | Goodies

Homegrown by Nic & Nath All photos and content © their respective owners.

Free Gardening database | Free garden organizer | Vegetable garden software | Mobile gardening app

Popular Plants: Tomato | Sweet pepper | Chili pepper | Basil | Bean | Carrot | Rose | Cucumber | Lettuce | Onion | Strawberry | Daylily | Spinach | Potato | Radish