Vegetables

Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

September 27, 2017

Not sure whether to plant a pumpkin or a pommelo in October? Check out Justin Russell's seasonal spring guide.

Nature strip vegie garden

Food for one (and all)

May 24, 2017

Karen Sutherland explores the etiquette of growing (and harvesting) food on the nature strip.

Purple cabbage

What to plant in February

January 29, 2019

It's horrid weather for planting, says Justin Russell, but try to get some winter crop seeds sown into punnets.

Spade and gloved hand

Planting seedlings

December 20, 2018

There are some ways, says Penny Woodward, to ensure that summer planted seedlings stay alive.

Peter Cundall

A life-giving revolution

February 8, 2018

In our 100th issue, Peter Cundall reflects on the organic growing movement and its role in countering the destructive effects of industrial agriculture. 

Golden nugget

Pint-sized pumpkins

October 28, 2014

JUSTIN RUSSELL lists his top four mini pumpkin varieties that are big in colour and flavour, but compact in size and space needs.