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.

Getting your vegie garden started

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 5:25pm

Starting a vegie patch? Well, there's one very important question to ask yourself, writes Helen McKerral.

Chill factor

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 4:54pm

Lots of vegies love the cold and are sweeter for a frost. Justin Russell tells how to take advantage of this while also protecting plants.

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.