What to plant now

Multi coloured and shaped pumpkins

Heirloom pumpkins

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 3:32pm

PENNY WOODWARD reminds us that it's not too late to plant pumpkins to ensure a good supply for winter.

Delicious alpine strawberry

Alpine strawberry

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 12:15pm

PENNY WOODWARD suggests you try growing these tiny morsels of delight.

Red salad leaves

Satisfying saltbush (orach)

Mon, 12/05/2014 - 4:05pm

With winter close PENNY WOODWARD suggests growing the versatile vegetable, orach.

Italian purple garlic

Planting garlic

Sat, 26/04/2014 - 9:37am

Garlic is easy to grow says PENNY WOODWARD and it’s not too late to plant it.

Bronze, purple and red-leafed herbs and vegies

Red and purple edibles

Thu, 21/11/2013 - 4:14pm

Add colour and interest to your garden by planting red and purple-leafed edible plants says PENNY WOODWARD.

Peter Cundall and 'Two Peters' kale

Kale is king

Fri, 31/05/2013 - 12:31pm

Easy to grow and a rich food source – could anything be better than growing your own organic kale, asks PETER CUNDALL.

Rainbow connection

Wed, 27/03/2013 - 5:02pm

JUSTIN RUSSELL tells the story of the heirloom vegie poster boy, Rainbow Chard.

Winners and losers

Tue, 05/03/2013 - 11:37am

JUSTIN RUSSELL wonders why, despite a summer of extreme weather, his garden managed to produce an abundance of food. The answer is diversity.

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