What Does It Mean When... (Gardening Question)

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Chickie Mamma, Mar 24, 2009.

  1. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    I love having a vegetable garden, but have been having the same problem year after year. Huge, beautiful, healthy plants, but no veggies. Not enough sun? Bad soil? The spot I have gets at least 6 hours of sun. Any suggestions would be helpful! Thanks..
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    This is a great question and I wish I had answers for you.

    Have you checked out our sister site, http://www.theeasygarden.com/ ? It's a fantastic site to help you with all of your gardening needs! [​IMG]
  3. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    Depends what kind of plants; but large lush vigorous plants with not much fruit usually means too much nitrogen (or to put it another and possibly more ocnstructive way, too *little* of other nutrients, e.g. phosphorus and others). It would be worth having a soil analysis done.

    Have fun, good luck,


    ODS-n-ENS FARM Songster

    Sep 16, 2008
    Yup fertilizer problem.....have your soil tested and adjust it.
  5. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    Thanks for the replys! I've had the rabbit hutch on the spot for a year now, so I will try again this year. I will also have the soil tested. Thanks again! [​IMG]
  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    Im heading over to the easy garden too.... I have too many plant issues for a chicken forum!

    ETA: I just signed up over there and I am a New Seed. HOW CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Last edited: Mar 24, 2009

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