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This issue Organic Gardener focuses on self-reliance, from growing your own hops and brewing beer to rediscovering the time-honoured arts of hedging and dry stone walling. OUT NOW! 

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RECENT BLOGS

Red salvia flowers

Shimmering salvias

Penny Woodward says she wouldn't be without these surperb ornamental salvias in her garden.

Botanic garden beauty

Visit the award-winning Australian Garden in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Cranbourne, to watch it develop and grow,...

Garden Bed Preparation

Gardening jobs for July

Justin Russell discovers a new found love for July and suggests some warming winter gardening action.

Chicken in nesting box

The best nest

Jessamy Miller investigates nest boxes, from size and siting to keeping them clean, in the hen house.  

Asian greens

What to plant in July

Before planting in July it pays to take your soil's temperature, says Justin Russell.

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GROW

Matt and Lentil Purbrick

Farming with nature

Simplicity, sustainability and connection inform life on the farm for Grown & Gathered market gardeners, flower traders and fearless...

full moon rising

Full moon rising

Here's an up-to-date 2017 moon planting chart, produced by Lyn Bagnall and for sale at Aussie Organic Gardening. Lyn's explanatory text...

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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Galleries

Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

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

Food

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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Recipes