Pots & Small Spaces

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.

Indoor plant

Healthier air

April 12, 2016

Indoor plants make your air cleaner, says PENNY WOODWARD. Here, she explains how.

Delicious alpine strawberry

Alpine strawberry

August 28, 2014

PENNY WOODWARD suggests you try growing these tiny morsels of delight.

Green walls and red roofs

Green roofs and walls

April 3, 2014

PENNY WOODWARD says the Living City display garden was a highlight of the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show.

Herbal Tea, grow your own

Herbal teas from the organic garden

May 20, 2013

If the cold, winter days are making you feel a little run down, then maybe a warm cup of tea made from some regular garden herbs is just the thing to lift your spirits, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Rainbow connection

March 27, 2013

JUSTIN RUSSELL tells the story of the heirloom vegie poster boy, Rainbow Chard.

How to Graft Citrus

February 19, 2013

If you’d like to try your hand at grafting fruit trees, then have a go at citrus. It’s easy to do and allows you to grow a greater variety of fruit in less space, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Sowing Carrots

Putting Down Roots

January 17, 2013

The best time to sow winter veg is now, in mid-summer. JUSTIN RUSSELL shares his tips for sowing carrots and parsnips.

Too hot? Grow microgreens

January 16, 2013

If it’s getting too hot for growing your favourite leafy greens and herbs in the garden, then try growing your own organic microgreens in pots, writes PHIL DUDMAN

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