Articles by Justin Russell

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 7, 2017

Cucumbers are not just salad extras. Give them a starring role as pickles. Justin Russell tells how. 

Sweetcorn

December gardening jobs

December 4, 2017

When you're not watching cricket or sipping chilled beverages, tackle Justin Russell's must-do jobs.

Basil

What to plant in December

November 27, 2017

'Tis the season to be growing says Justin Russell. Here's his guide to December planting wherever you live in Oz.

Cocozelle Zucchinis

Gardening jobs for November

October 30, 2017

With the weather heating up read Justin Russell's tips for resilient gardening this month.

Mulching

Jobs for October

September 27, 2017

With an early spring giving way to summer in some parts of Oz, Justin Russell suggests jobs to help your garden cope.

Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

September 27, 2017

Not sure whether to plant a pumpkin or a pommelo in October? Check out Justin Russell's seasonal spring guide.

Eggplant harvest

Eggplants aplenty!

September 14, 2017

Justin Russell investigates the best eggplant varieties for your garden plus growing, harvesting and storage advice.

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