Ten tips for a healthy garden

Sun, 28/02/2021 - 2:07pm

Penny Woodward, shares her tips for a thriving garden – one that will provide veg and fruit, and help the planet.

Preserving Lemons

Preserving lemons

Sat, 12/12/2020 - 3:17pm

When there's a glut of lemons in your garden, you can share them with friends and, with this recipe from Justin Russell, you can preserve them for later use! Nothing wasted!

Tomato seedlings

Growing tomatoes from seed

Tue, 28/07/2020 - 5:39pm

There are many ways of growing tomatoes from seed, but here is one of the simplest and most common, using punnets or seedling trays, from our horticultural editor Penny Woodward.

Itoh peonies from Issue 117

The Magic of Peonies

Thu, 25/06/2020 - 5:32pm

We love peonies at OG and Eliza Henry-Jones shares that love -- here she also shares tips for growing these beauties.

Controlling fruit fly

Thu, 03/10/2019 - 3:23pm
It's time to start thinking about protecting your summer crops from fruit fly. Justin Russell has a few solutions that will help.

How to grow beetroot

Mon, 05/08/2019 - 4:27pm

Justin Russell explains how to grow flavoursome, colourful beets that your family and friends will swoon over.