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Purple cabbage

What to plant in February

Tue, 29/01/2019 - 1:59pm

It's horrid weather for planting, says Justin Russell, but try to get some winter crop seeds sown into punnets.


What to plant in January

Thu, 20/12/2018 - 4:01pm

Justin Russell reminds us that the summer solstice has passed and the sun is lowering in the sky.

Lemon myrtle

Zest of life

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 10:11am

Lemon-scented plants bring extra zing to your garden, food and life writes Penny Woodward.


What to plant in December

Thu, 22/11/2018 - 4:35pm

Want to know the secret to an extended summer harvest season? Read on for Justin Russell's December planting suggestions.

Lemon Cucumber

What to plant in November

Fri, 02/11/2018 - 6:52pm

Whether you garden in Darwin or Hobart, Justin Russell has your November planting covered.

Green and black heirloom tomatoes

Great times for tomatoes

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 12:00am

Penny Woodward introduces some unusual, and delicious, heirlooms to try. 

Corn Seedlings

What to plant in October

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 3:43pm

Looking for something productive to do this weekend? Check out Justin Russell's October plantings.

Elephant garlic

The elephant of garlics

Mon, 17/09/2018 - 10:33am

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

Bean Seed

What to plant in September

Thu, 30/08/2018 - 11:42am

Justin Russell's ideas for what to plant in September, wherever you garden in Australia.