Garden Harvesting

Preserving Lemons

Preserving lemons

December 2020

Back in June 2014, Justin Russell shared his tips for preserving a glut of winter lemons – it's worth having another read!

Tommy toes

Jobs for February

January 2018

Planning a big weekend in the garden? Justin Russell gives a rundown on some of the major gardening jobs for Feb.

Chive Divisions

Gardening jobs for May

May 2017

Autumn is nearly over, and winter is nipping at its heels. Here’s Justin Russell’s list of jobs to do.

Hanging herbs on clothes horse

How to dry herbs

December 2020

Summer's a great time to dry herbs, says Penny Woodward. It's also the time when most of them should be harvested. Here's how to do it.

Radishes

Making every part count

November 2019

Justin Russell explains root to leaf edibility -- waste not fellow gardeners!

Lemon myrtle

Zest of life

December 2018

Lemon-scented plants bring extra zing to your garden, food and life writes Penny Woodward.

Pea shoots

Pea shoots and leaves

April 2018

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

Tomatoes of different colour

Tasty tomatoes

March 2015

With tomato havest in full swing PENNY WOODWARD says now is the time to try some different cultivars.

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