Articles by Penny Woodward

Seeds sown in coir pots

Sowing organic seeds

July 2018

It's life affirming, says Penny Woodward, to plant seed and watch it grow.

Australian spiders

Spiders are special

July 2018

Look after your spiders says Penny Woodward, the vast majority are harmless and all are beneficial.

Heirloom pumpkins

Why grow heirlooms?

July 2018

Penny Woodward explains just how important heirloom edibles are to our, and the planet’s, survival. 

Pansies

Gardens for dementia

June 2018

Penny Woodward says to grow an array of coloured and scented plants for loved ones with dementia.

Peace rose

Roses of yesteryear

June 2018

Penny Woodward investigates roses of yesteryear, and lists her top picks. 

Perennial chamomile

Perennial pruning

May 2018

Pruning and dividing some perennials keeps their growth under control, says Penny Woodward.

Autumn colour

Autumn leaves

April 2018

Autumn leaves are myriad colours, says Penny Woodward, and they're useful too!

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