Plants & Vegetables

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.

November planting

What to plant in November

October 2016

With November just around the corner, JUSTIN RUSSELL introduces you to a month of planting for abundance.

 

Bright red rubarb stems

Rhubarb bounty

October 2016

PENNY WOODWARD has been harvesting a prolific crop of rhubarb and adding it to a moreish rhubarb cake.

TOMATO TIME

Getting the best from your tomatoes

October 2016

With tomato season in full swing, PENNY WOODWARD has gathered growing and seed-saving advice for wherever you live in Australia

Terracotta sunflowers

Stunning sunflowers

October 2016

With the weather warming, PENNY WOODWARD says to plant sunflowers now.

Super fruit: capsicums

The mighty capsicum

October 2016

JUSTIN RUSSELL gets to the seedy heart of capsicums and comes to the conclusion we'd be 'stuffed' without them.

Young garlic sprouts

Grow garlic sprouts

September 2016

Run out of garlic? PENNY WOODWARD suggests growing garlic sprouts.

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