What to harvest now


Harvest notes: Jan-Feb

Sun, 16/02/2014 - 8:20pm

Cucumber, Eggplant, Plum and Pumpkin wiil be ready to harvest in summer.

Putting the cole in slaw

Fri, 13/12/2013 - 8:23am

Cabbages in December? Too right! JUSTIN RUSSELL gives tips for growing late brassicas and shares a delicious coleslaw recipe.

Lucious golden corn

Summer bounty

Wed, 04/12/2013 - 6:04am

The latest issue of our magazine is bursting with inspiration for summer, writes Editor STEVE PAYNE.

Heirloom Beetroot

Rockin' the beets

Thu, 14/11/2013 - 4:37pm

With an abundance of beetroot being harvested from his patch, JUSTIN RUSSELL shares a favourite recipe - roasted beetroot salad.

Southern Glen Garlic

Garlic harvest begins

Tue, 15/10/2013 - 12:23pm

Much to his neighbours suprise, JUSTIN RUSSELL starts harvesting the first of his garlic bulbs. Check out his tips on knowing when the time’s right.


Harvest notes: Nov-Dec

Sat, 28/09/2013 - 11:10am

Garlic, Mulberries and Zucchinis wiil be ready to harvest in summer.


Harvest notes: Sept-Oct

Thu, 26/09/2013 - 5:14pm

Broad beans, celery, fennel & avocado wiil soon be ready to harvest.

Nasturtium flowers

Nasturtium and macadamia pesto

Tue, 30/07/2013 - 1:18pm

Gavin Hughes, Executive Chef, Byron at Byron Resort & Spa, has provided this recipe for Organic Gardener. See the article on edible flowers in our September-October issue, page 28.


Harvest notes: June-July

Sat, 29/06/2013 - 10:29pm

Cauliflower, citrus, peas and turnips will be ready to be harvested soon.

Coriander pesto

Fri, 28/06/2013 - 12:32pm

If you love coriander, it’s hard to imagine you could ever have too much in the garden, but when you do, you could turn it into a delicious coriander pesto, writes PHIL DUDMAN.