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Gardening jobs for April

March 25, 2017

Anticipating some golden autumn days ahead, JUSTIN RUSSELL has suggestions for gardening jobs to do in April.

Heirloom Carrots

What to plant in April

March 18, 2017

It's a glorious time of year to be planting. JUSTIN RUSSELL has suggestions for what can go in now across Australia.

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.

Not too fancy

February 27, 2017

Subtle in flavour and appearance, the humble leek is all understated style, writes JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Dividing Chives

Garden jobs for March

February 22, 2017

March is no time to rest on your laurels, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. Read his tips for autumn gardening.

Ruby Chard

March planting guide

February 14, 2017

JUSTIN RUSSELL has ideas for what you can plant now, no matter if your place is hot, cool or somewhere in between.

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.

The Art of Frugal Hedonism authors

Spend less, enjoy life more

February 7, 2017

‘Frugal hedonism’ sounds like an oxymoron, which is exactly why Annie Raser-Rowland and Adam Grubb wrote this book.

Pocket-sized producers

February 2, 2017

For a quail of a good time, try keeping these lively little egg layers that are well suited to small gardens, writes JESSAMY MILLER.

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