What to plant now

Heirloom tomatoes

Tomatoes in pots

October 2019

Karen Sutherland tells us how to grow tomatoes in pots.

Sweet corn plants

Succulent sweet corn

September 2019

Put your water on to boil, says Penny Woodward, before picking your sweet corn.

Stevia

The sweetest thing

August 2019

 

Penny Woodward asks why isn't stevia more widely grown and used?

 

Lovely leeks

April 2019

Leeks are best planted in Autumn and Winter says Penny Woodward

Purple cabbage

What to plant in February

January 2019

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

Taro

What to plant in January

December 2018

Justin Russell reminds us that the summer solstice has passed and the sun is lowering in the sky.

Lemon myrtle

Zest of life

December 2018

Lemon-scented plants bring extra zing to your garden, food and life writes Penny Woodward.

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