Plants & Vegetables

Corn Seedlings

What to plant in October

October 2, 2018

Looking for something productive to do this weekend? Check out Justin Russell's October plantings.

Aphids on broccoli

Pesky aphids

September 27, 2018

Spring is aphid season says Penny Woodward. Here's how to control them.

Elephant garlic

The elephant of garlics

September 17, 2018

It's much too late to plant garlic, explains Penny Woodward, but the perfect time for Elephant garlic.

A bed of wallflowers

Wondrous wallflowers

August 29, 2018

You can't go past deliciously scented wallflowers for your spring and summer garden writes Penny Woodward.

'Glass gem' heirloom corn

Corn fights back

August 2, 2018

Justin Russell introduces the world of heirloom corn, including eating, flour and popping cultivars. 

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.

Mustard Greens

What to plant in July

July 3, 2018

Depending on your climate, July's either a great month to plant vegies, or a time to hibernate, says Justin Russell.

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.

 

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