Articles by Justin Russell

Purple cabbage

What to plant in February

January 29, 2019

It's horrid weather for planting, says Justin Russell, but try to get some winter crop seeds sown into punnets.

Taro

What to plant in January

December 20, 2018

Justin Russell reminds us that the summer solstice has passed and the sun is lowering in the sky.

Seeder

Getting intensive

December 14, 2018

Justin Russell investigates a selection of tools and equipment for ambitious gardeners and aspiring market gardens

Sweetcorn

What to plant in December

November 22, 2018

Want to know the secret to an extended summer harvest season? Read on for Justin Russell's December planting suggestions.

Lemon Cucumber

What to plant in November

November 2, 2018

Whether you garden in Darwin or Hobart, Justin Russell has your November planting covered.

Corn Seedlings

What to plant in October

October 2, 2018

Looking for something productive to do this weekend? Check out Justin Russell's October plantings.

Bean Seed

What to plant in September

August 30, 2018

Justin Russell's ideas for what to plant in September, wherever you garden in Australia.

'Glass gem' heirloom corn

Corn fights back

August 2, 2018

Justin Russell introduces the world of heirloom corn, including eating, flour and popping cultivars. 

Purple Pea Flowers

What to plant in August

August 1, 2018

Spring is just around the corner. Justin Russell suggests vegies you can plant in your August garden.

Mustard Greens

What to plant in July

July 3, 2018

Depending on your climate, July's either a great month to plant vegies, or a time to hibernate, says Justin Russell.

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