The Green Rhubarb Blues

Thu, 18/06/2020 - 4:22pm

Have you got the green rhubarb blues? JUSTIN RUSSELL offers some tips on how you can grow red rhubarb, and why it's one of his all-time favourite plants.

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.

Judging garlic

Tue, 18/02/2020 - 4:11pm

Want to start your own garlic competition? Penny Woodward tells you how to judge garlic.

Tomato flowers

Tending tomatoes

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 11:15am

Our tomatoes need regular tending right though the summer says Penny Woodward


Making every part count

Fri, 15/11/2019 - 2:46pm

Justin Russell explains root to leaf edibility -- waste not fellow gardeners!

Heirloom tomatoes

Modern heirloom tomatoes

Wed, 29/05/2019 - 4:31pm

Penny Woodward talks about modern heirloom tomatoes for you to ponder

Easy Asian greens to grow and eat

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 11:33am

Delicious Asian greens are common in markets all over Australia and, increasingly, local supermarkets. But did you know they’re equally at home in your own vegie patch? Here are some you might...

Spade and gloved hand

Planting seedlings

Thu, 20/12/2018 - 2:49pm

There are some ways, says Penny Woodward, to ensure that summer planted seedlings stay alive.