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Young cherries

Cherry tree thoughts

October 14, 2018

Penny Woodward discusses four things you need to know for successful cherry production.

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.

Aphids on broccoli

Pesky aphids

September 27, 2018

Spring is aphid season says Penny Woodward. Here's how to control them.

Elephant garlic

The elephant of garlics

September 17, 2018

It's much too late to plant garlic, explains Penny Woodward, but the perfect time for Elephant garlic.

Beeswax lip balm

How to make beeswax lip balm

September 13, 2018

Even if you can't keep your own bees, you can make your own beeswax lip balm. Here's how...

Heirloom bean graphic

Which bean is that?

September 13, 2018

Want to know which heirloom bean is which? We reveal all here!

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.

A bed of wallflowers

Wondrous wallflowers

August 29, 2018

You can't go past deliciously scented wallflowers for your spring and summer garden writes Penny Woodward.

Spreading mulch

Mulching pots

August 15, 2018

As the weather warms up Penny Woodward explains why it's good to mulch your pots.

Peter Cundall harvests apples

Apple of Peter's eye

August 6, 2018

Peter Cundall loves apples. Here he reveals his all-time favourite heritage cultivars. 

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