Plants & Vegetables

Not too fancy leeks

February 2017

Subtle in flavour and appearance, the humble leek is all understated style, writes JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Dividing Chives

Garden jobs for March

February 2017

March is no time to rest on your laurels, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. Read his tips for autumn gardening.

Ruby Chard

March planting guide

February 2017

JUSTIN RUSSELL has ideas for what you can plant now, no matter if your place is hot, cool or somewhere in between.

Basket of garlic

February is Garlic Month!

January 2017

February 2017 is Garlic Month and there are lots of activities to tempt, says PENNY WOODWARD.

Autumn Lettuce

What to plant in February

January 2017

Late summer is a mixed bag of weather across Australia. Check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's guide to February planting.

Sage in flower

Savoury sage

January 2017

Sage advice: used in medicine and cooking, it's well worth a grow in your garden says PENNY WOODWARD.

watermelons in season

What to plant in January

December 2016

The heat is on, but there’s still plenty to plant in most parts of Oz. Check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's summer guide.

Young Violetta artichoke flower buds

Edible ornamentals

December 2016

Good looking and tasty. Could we call these edimentals? PENNY WOODWARD investigates.

Cretan thyme

It's time for thyme

November 2016

Ground-cover thymes can be tough and versatile in the garden, says PENNY WOODWARD.

Watermelon crop

Bite into watermelons

November 2016

Get sticky exploring the world of watermelons with Simon Webster, who names his top choices for your patch.

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