Jun
15
2016

Homegrown Organic Pak Choy

I have successfully grown spinach in milk cartons. It is highly successful that I have continuous supply of spinach since 2015 till today. I love it that I can just pluck them at any time and have fresh spinach for dinner hence I decided to try growing other types of leafy vegetables. 

pak choy seeds

I bought this Pak Choy seeds.

pak choy seeds for home garden

The seeds look like those we used for cooking. I wonder if those biji sawi we used for cooking can be planted and grown? 

homegrown pak choy 1

Anyway, they grow easily in milk cartons but very soon outgrown it so I had to replant them into pots.

homegrown pak choy

My pak choy strives under full sunlight. I used to put them in shady areas but I realised that they grow really quick under direct sunlight. I water them once a day in the morning. 

Now besides spinach and okras, I have endless supply of pak choy too. However, pak choy is very space consuming as I need many pots for them. 

Check out the rest of my potted garden success:

11 Comments + Add Comment

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    You are a super woman! Growing your own organic vegetables so successfully! Well done!

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    Wah! You sure have green thumb! :)

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    You grow more, soon you can run a home business called Hot Nyonya Homegrown Organic Supplies or something like that. :P

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    seeds store too long cannot germinate, happen to mine.

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    Beautiful and healthy looking. Well done, Merryn.

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    Good time to go into planting vegetables, here especially – prolonged drought, price of vegetables at the market going sky high. Too bad everything I plant dies… Sighhhhh!!!!

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    Wow.. Not bad!! From seeds to plant !

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    You save a lot because no need to buy so many vegetables :P
    I normally get organic vegetables nowadays, cost me quite a lot actually >_<

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    My vegetable garden did not grow at all. All well. Need to try again.

    Yours so beautiful and healthy . It is good to grow own vegetables.

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    I am trying to plant some tomatoes..but the seedlings are still small..hope they will produces tomatoes and have extra for me to sell. Thanks for the great growing pak choi idea, will try growing some soon.

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    I grow baby bok choy too but not from the seed. I bought the vegetables from store then cut the bottom of it then placed it face up in a small bowl of water to sit. It will begin regenerating itself from the center of the base.

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