Fruits & nuts

Bob with apples

Bob's Summer Surprise

Wed, 20/05/2020 - 12:21pm

It took 20 years for Bob Magnus to breed this apple, says Penny Woodward, and it all started in Huonville, Tasmania.

Cumquats in basket

Easygoing cumquats

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 5:15pm

Helen McKerral says its best to always plant comquats into warm soil.

Grow your own delightfully delicious oranges!

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 4:22pm

Oranges offer so much more than their health-giving fruit, including beauty, shade and a delirious scent, writes Helen McKerral -- and you can even grow them in pots!

Tahitian lime


Fri, 22/03/2019 - 3:15pm

Limes have it all says Penny Woodward. Fragrant flowers, glossy leaves, delicious fruit.

Apple tree

Small space apple tricks

Thu, 07/02/2019 - 2:52pm

Helen McKerral tells you all you need to know to grow apples in small spaces.

Young cherries

Cherry tree thoughts

Sun, 14/10/2018 - 4:18pm

Penny Woodward discusses four things you need to know for successful cherry production.

Peter Cundall harvests apples

Apple of Peter's eye

Mon, 06/08/2018 - 3:14pm

Peter Cundall loves apples. Here he reveals his all-time favourite heritage cultivars. 

Table grapes

Grape expectations

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 12:00am

Justin Russell shares a bunch of tips for growing table grapes, including the best choices for your climate.