What to plant now

Poultry show winner

Best in show

Thu, 08/10/2015 - 11:08am

JESSAMY MILLER says poultry shows are not only for the birds. 

Alice Waters and Rebecca Sullivan

Eat your words

Thu, 08/10/2015 - 10:38am

'Granny skills' enthusiast REBECCA SULLIVAN plots a food revolution with the legendary Alice Waters.

Native australian citrus

Aussie citrus

Mon, 14/09/2015 - 10:52am

Native limes, like finger and desert limes, can be planted now, says PENNY WOODWARD

Colourful leafy lettuces

Leafy salad greens

Sun, 31/05/2015 - 12:14pm

Although winter is not normally associated with salads, it's a great time for growing leafy greens, says PENNY WOODWARD

Coloured carrots.

Carrot crops

Fri, 10/04/2015 - 1:36pm

No matter where you live, PENNY WOODWARD says that carrots can be planted 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.