All Gardens

Peter Cundall harvests apples

Apple of Peter's eye

August 6, 2018

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

Boysenberries

Training brambleberries

August 2, 2018

Helen McKerral investigates the juicy world of brambleberries, from boysenberries to youngberries. 

Purple Pea Flowers

What to plant in August

August 1, 2018

Spring is just around the corner. Justin Russell suggests vegies you can plant in your August garden.

Australian spiders

Spiders are special

July 13, 2018

Look after your spiders says Penny Woodward, the vast majority are harmless and all are beneficial.

Heirloom pumpkins

Why grow heirlooms?

July 5, 2018

Penny Woodward explains just how important heirloom edibles are to our, and the planet’s, survival. 

Frost on kale leaves

A frosty reception

June 25, 2018

When frost comes creeping it can ruin a garden. Helen McKerral suggests ways to combat it.

 

Peace rose

Roses of yesteryear

June 7, 2018

Penny Woodward investigates roses of yesteryear, and lists her top picks. 

Saving leek seeds

How to save seeds

June 7, 2018

As seed company ownership tightens, now's the time to learn how to save your own seed writes Simon Webster. 

Cool-season pruning

Cool-season pruning

June 1, 2018

What does and doesn't need a haircut before winter. Justin Russell investigates.

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