Articles by Penny Woodward

Removing suckers

Tidying your trees

June 14, 2017

Grab your secateurs. Now's the time to tidy up your trees, says Penny Woodward.

Produce at Transition Farm

Farming transformed

June 8, 2017

Penny Woodward visits a thriving farm that’s producing masses of food from what was once malnourished soil.

Herbal tea

Top herbs to grow for tea

May 24, 2017

Why not grow your own herbs and make your own herbal teas? Penny Woodward investigates.

Edible dandelion

A few favourite weeds

May 14, 2017

Penny Woodward shares the hidden benefits of some of her favourite garden weeds.

Saffron flower showing stigma

Salute to saffron

March 28, 2017

Saffron's stigma is worth its weight in gold, explains Penny Woodward. 

Boards on garden beds

Planting the seed

March 13, 2017

Penny Woodward shares tips for planting carrot and parsnip seeds.

Delicious radish

Radish for breakfast?

February 27, 2017

As you pull out summer vegies, PENNY WOODWARD suggests a quick-growing replacement.

Bay tree leaves and flowers

The virtuous bay

February 10, 2017

Plant a bay, says PENNY WOODWARD, it's one of the most useful trees you can grow.

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