What to do now

In time of crisis: grow food

Wed, 25/03/2020 - 4:05pm

We are reaching out to let you know that Organic Gardener is continuing to publish, providing trusted, practical advice that will support anyone wishing to garden in...

Tree guard

Water saving tips

Wed, 22/01/2020 - 2:44pm

Penny Woodward looks at simple smalll scale tricks for efficient water use.

Everyone loves lemons.


Thu, 03/10/2019 - 10:52am

Some simple tips for citrus trees from our experts, Helen McKerral, Leonie Shanahan and Penny Woodward.

Safety equipment

Safe shredding

Wed, 28/08/2019 - 5:21pm

Penny Woodward explains why she loves using her shredder

Cool-season pruning

Tue, 28/05/2019 - 11:27am

Before you start pruning, there's a few things you need to consider, writes Justin Russell.

Storing garlic

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 1:59pm

So you've harvested and cured your garlic, now you need to store it. Penny Woodward explains how.

Nets for fruit trees

Netting fruit

Wed, 19/12/2018 - 2:10pm

Penny Woodward explains that now is the perfect time to net or bag your fruit.

Pickeral rush in pond

Create an edible pond

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 12:00am

Setting up a pond with edible plants will provide water for wildlife and help cool your garden in summer.

Heirloom bean graphic

Which bean is that?

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 12:00am

Want to know which heirloom bean is which? We reveal all here!

Spreading mulch

Mulching pots

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 3:49pm

As the weather warms up Penny Woodward explains why it's good to mulch your pots.