Pots & Small Spaces

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

Get the native buzz

February 14, 2019

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

Spreading mulch

Mulching pots

August 15, 2018

As the weather warms up Penny Woodward explains why it's good to mulch your pots.

Potted heritage lemons

Potting lemons and limes

July 5, 2018

Annette McFarlane reveals the secrets to potting success for heritage lemons and limes.

Pea shoots

Pea shoots and leaves

April 18, 2018

Autumn is prime pea-growing time, not just for pods but for shoots as well. Justin Russell has the lowdown.

Microgreens

Marvellous microgreens

December 16, 2017

Nutritious microgreens, explains Penny Woodward, are quick to grow and delicious to eat.

Nature strip vegie garden

Food for one (and all)

May 24, 2017

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

Delicious radish

Radish for breakfast?

February 27, 2017

As you pull out summer vegies, PENNY WOODWARD suggests a quick-growing replacement.

Eat your colours!

March 21, 2019

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

Apple tree

Small space apple tricks

February 7, 2019

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

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