Blogs

Julie with Painted Lady bean seeds

Seeds are free

August 2020

Karen Sutherland explains that these seeds are free, and asks you to pass it on!

walk on board

Wet soils

August 2020

Penny explains that her soil is sodden, and she's being very careful not to tread on it.

Herbs for spring

August 2020

Most herbs are perfect for spring planting says Penny Woodward but its a bit early for basil.

Welsh onions starting to flower

Welsh onions

July 2020

Tough, versatile and useful. Mild sweet onion flavour.  Ticks all the boxes says Penny Woodward

raining gold

Ginkgo raining gold

June 2020

This tree grew when the dinosaurs roamed the earth says Penny Woodward.

Bob with apples

Bob's Summer Surprise

May 2020

It took 20 years for Bob Magnus to breed this apple, says Penny Woodward, and it all started in Huonville, Tasmania.

Winter savory in flower

Winter savoury

April 2020

Spicy, fragrant, warming. Perfect for cool weather meals says Penny Woodward

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