All Gardens

fruit and veg stall

What's on my food?

February 15, 2018

Malcolm McGuire investigates what’s being sprayed on our crops, and some of the worst offenders. 

Tommy toes

Jobs for February

January 31, 2018

Planning a big weekend in the garden? Justin Russell gives a rundown on some of the major gardening jobs for Feb.

Salad plants

Mustardy marvel

January 24, 2018

The sharp lemony flavour with hot peppery aftertaste make this mustard a winner, writes Penny Woodward.

Worm liquid is a relatively easy-to-produce home-made liquid fertiliser.

Liquid gold

January 22, 2018

Penny Woodward investigates the expanding range of liquid fertilisers, from seaweed extracts to manure teas.

Peter Cundall and fruit trees

On fruit patrol

December 14, 2017

There can be some nasty pests and diseases in the summer orchard.
Try Peter Cundall's trusted control methods.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 14, 2017

Cucumbers aren't just salad extras. Give them a starring role as pickles. Justin Russell explains. 

Zucchini are a fast growing summer crop

Starting a vegie garden

October 30, 2017

It's not too late, says Penny Woodward, to plant vegies for summer harvesting.

Tomatoes varieties for slicing, stuffing, sauces and more

Tomatoes for all occasions

October 19, 2017

The stakes are high in the tomato-growing world. Paul West reveals the best varieties for salads, slicing, saucing, stuffing and more.

 

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