Itoh peonies from Issue 117

The Magic of Peonies

Thu, 25/06/2020 - 5:32pm

We love peonies at OG and Eliza Henry-Jones shares that love -- here she also shares tips for growing these beauties.

Getting your vegie garden started

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 5:25pm

Starting a vegie patch? Well, there's one very important question to ask yourself, writes Helen McKerral.

Chill factor

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 4:54pm

Lots of vegies love the cold and are sweeter for a frost. Justin Russell tells how to take advantage of this while also protecting plants.

Build a garden not a bunker

Mon, 30/03/2020 - 11:40am


Justin Russell looks for food that will provide resilience, nourishment and productivity in a changing world.

White-lipped green tree frog.

Organic solutions for a changing climate

Wed, 05/02/2020 - 5:04pm

There's a lot to cope with in the garden when the climate is so uncertain -- and it's not just the plants, we need to watch out for the locals as well. Leonie Shanahan has some ideas to help.

Controlling fruit fly

Thu, 03/10/2019 - 3:23pm
It's time to start thinking about protecting your summer crops from fruit fly. Justin Russell has a few solutions that will help.