Plants & Vegetables

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.

Watercress

The wonders of watercress

June 2015

Contrary to opinion, watercress is easy to grow, says JUSTIN RUSSELL, plus it's a nutritional powerhouse!

Cherries can be a challenge to grow, but worth the effort.

Cherry Charm

February 2013

Cherries can be tricky to grow, but the rewards are high and with new low-chill and dwarf varieties, more gardeners are giving them a go, writes PENNY WOODWARD.

raining gold

Ginkgo raining gold

June 2020

This tree grew when the dinosaurs roamed the earth says Penny Woodward.

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