Plants & Vegetables

January-February 2011

December 1, 2010

In the latest issue ABC Organic Gardener magazine we show you how to grow heirloom eggplants, build a thriving worm farm, create shade for summer veges & make the most of edible flowers in your garden and your cooking.

Organic sweet corn thrives in the heat.

How to grow sweet corn

November 24, 2010

PHIL DUDMAN explains how to prepare your organic garden for a super crop of sweet corn

Evergreen in Africa

November 12, 2010

Farmers are interplanting legume trees and maize with impressive results, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

On the Spice Trail

November 8, 2010

There’s no need to wait for spices to arrive via ancient trade routes. In the right climate you can grow your own and savour the heady fragrance and flavours of a fresh harvest. NICK ROMANOWSKI whets our appetite.

Breath of fresh air

October 10, 2010

Clean air does exist, and scientists have bottled it, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

Dying out

October 1, 2010

Plants are just as endangered as mammals, SIMON WEBSTER reports.