Inside our latest magazine…

Buy your copy now This issue Organic Gardener is talking health food: nutrient-dense vegetables, herbs and fruit. Grow your own leafy, green medicine with Peter Cundall. Plus healthy hen houses, nourishing winter recipes and much, much more. Out now!

New products from Organic Gardener

Here are some new products from Organic Gardener. Gardening gloves for women and men, in a range of stunning colours and patterns. And kneeling pads, to make your work in the garden easier and more comfortable. Now available!

Subscribe to Organic Gardener magazine

Subscribe to Organic Gardener magazine and new and renewing subscribers* will go into the draw to win an eight-CD box set valued at $58. There are eight sets to be given away – one for each state and territory – and each contains detailed booklets with historical context and background to the music.

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Bunches of herbs

Make a bouquet garni

Add a bunch of flavour to your winter soups and stews with PENNY WOODWARD'S tips for beautiful bouquet garni.

Winter salads

What to plant in June

Don't be tempted to hibernate because winter is here, says JUSTIN RUSSELL, there's still plenty of planting to be...

June frost

Gardening jobs for June

JUSTIN RUSSELL suggests rugging up and making the most of gardening in cooler weather. Read his tips here.

Pekin hen and chicks

Starting out with chooks

There are many benefits to keeping chooks but be warned, says JESSAMY MILLER, they can be addictive. 

Coriander leaves

Crazy for coriander

PENNY WOODWARD says versatile coriander deserves a place in every garden.

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full moon rising

Full moon rising

You asked for it, so here is the 2015-16 moon planting chart, available to download free, with explanatory text by Lyn Bagnall.


Raising seeds

PHIL DUDMAN says it's never too late to sow some seeds. Check out his Seed Sowing Guide available to download.

Planting guides

Our simple planting guides will help you find out what plants grow best in
your region and when to plant them.

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Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

Patch from Scratch   Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.


How to…

Pests & Diseases

Sustainable living

Latest videos


Backyard chickens

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this episode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Safe soil

How safe is your soil? Professor Mark Taylor from Macquarie University's VegeSafe program tests the soil in the Patch from Scratch garden in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Garlic varieties

Learn about different garlic varieties to grow now with our horticultural editor and garlic guru, Penny Woodward in this video from ABC TV Gardening Australia.

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