What to plant now

Romanesco Broccoli

What to plant in February

Wed, 31/01/2018 - 8:00am

February is the ideal month to start thinking about cool season planting says Justin Russell.

Soil Blocks

What to plant in January

Sat, 06/01/2018 - 5:05pm

Summer rain has Justin Russell gearing up for a big January planting effort. Check out his tips for your garden this month.


What to plant in December

Mon, 27/11/2017 - 10:00am

'Tis the season to be growing says Justin Russell. Here's his guide to December planting wherever you live in Oz.

Tomatoes varieties for slicing, stuffing, sauces and more

Tomatoes for all occasions

Thu, 19/10/2017 - 12:00am

The stakes are high in the tomato-growing world. Paul West reveals the best varieties for salads, slicing, saucing, stuffing and more.


Flower buds of artichoke

Globe artichoke time

Sun, 08/10/2017 - 3:39pm

They're delicious, unrivalled, flavoursome food, writes Penny Woodward.

Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 8:00am

Not sure whether to plant a pumpkin or a pommelo in October? Check out Justin Russell's seasonal spring guide.

Indigo Rose tomatoes

Growing black tommies

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 1:19pm

For sublime flavour try your hand at growing black tomatoes, writes Penny Woodward.

harvested beetroot

What to plant in September

Thu, 31/08/2017 - 4:47pm

Hello spring! It's time to get your hands dirty in the garden writes Justin Russell.

Cornflowers are a safe option for hayfever sufferers

Avoiding the big sneeze

Wed, 30/08/2017 - 2:04pm

Want flowers but not hayfever this spring? Karen Sutherland explains what to plant and what to avoid.