Garden planning

Planning your garden

Thu, 18/06/2020 - 2:42pm

Justin Russell explains how to stagger planting times so you don't end up with too little or too much of the vegies you love best.

Basil and lettuce vertical garden

Vertical garden

Sat, 07/03/2020 - 3:24pm

Helen Cushing writes about small scale vertical gardens.

Greenhouse growing

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 3:10pm

You can use a structure such as a greenhouse to modify climate conditions, says Justin Russell, protecting plants or extending the growing season for cold-sensitive crops.


Gardens for dementia

Thu, 28/06/2018 - 2:19pm

Penny Woodward says to grow an array of coloured and scented plants for loved ones with dementia.

A diverse garden

Diversity is the key

Sun, 01/04/2018 - 1:47pm

Penny Woodward explains how diversity is essential for healthy gardens, parks, farms and wild environments.

Farming the suburbs

Farming the suburbs

Thu, 27/07/2017 - 11:23am

Why can’t we grow food wherever we want? Jennifer Kent, Research Fellow at the University of Sydney investigates.

Patterns with vegetables and flowers

Winter dreaming

Wed, 09/07/2014 - 5:47pm

Now is the time to contemplate, plan and dream a little says PENNY WOODWARD.

Undersown Garlic

Happy accidents

Fri, 13/06/2014 - 9:55am

A crop of self-sown salad leaves in JUSTIN RUSSELL's garlic patch has him reflecting on happy accidents in the garden.

Backyard produce at the local store - The Lane, Palmwoods

30-day gardening challenge

Tue, 27/05/2014 - 10:48am

In the July August 2014 issue of Organic Gardener magazine, we featured a group of avid Organic Gardener readers that embarked on a 30-day gardening challenge. Their aim was to learn and implement...