Getting started

Growing tomatoes in pots and baskets

Mon, 23/09/2019 - 4:18pm

Learn how growing smaller tomato cultivars in containers means you can make the most of the space (and sunshine) on offer.

Bee protected

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 4:28pm

Is your fear of being stung holding you back from keeping bees? Kelly Lees explains how you can care for your bees safely.

It's a jungle in here

Thu, 21/03/2019 - 1:46pm

Our living rooms are being taken over by plants – and it’s good for us in many different ways! Justin Russell shares his indoor plant care tips to help you get started.

Eat your colours!

Thu, 21/03/2019 - 1:22pm

Lentil Purbrick investigates the secret health-promoting components in the colours of fruit and vegetables.

A homemade hive made of untreated timber will attract native bees.

Get the native buzz

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 4:47pm

Paul West explains why going native is good for you, your garden and the environment.

Potted Trixzie – a miniature fruit tree  of Pixzie cultivar

Planting potted trees

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 12:46pm

Karen Sutherland walks you through planting trees in pots.

Tufted bluebell Wahlenbergia communis

Where to buy edible natives

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 2:24pm

Natives are an ideal addition to your food garden. Here's where to buy these edible gems. 

Nature strip vegie garden

Food for one (and all)

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 2:35pm

Karen Sutherland explores the etiquette of growing (and harvesting) food on the nature strip.

TOMATO TIME

Getting the best from your tomatoes

Thu, 20/10/2016 - 11:20am

With tomato season in full swing, PENNY WOODWARD has gathered growing and seed-saving advice for wherever you live in Australia. 

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