Pots & Small Spaces

Microgreens

Marvellous microgreens

December 16, 2017

Nutritious microgreens, explains Penny Woodward, are quick to grow and delicious to eat.

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.

Delicious radish

Radish for breakfast?

February 27, 2017

As you pull out summer vegies, PENNY WOODWARD suggests a quick-growing replacement.

Indoor plant

Healthier air

April 12, 2016

Indoor plants make your air cleaner, says PENNY WOODWARD. Here, she explains how.

Delicious alpine strawberry

Alpine strawberry

August 28, 2014

PENNY WOODWARD suggests you try growing these tiny morsels of delight.

Green walls and red roofs

Green roofs and walls

April 3, 2014

PENNY WOODWARD says the Living City display garden was a highlight of the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show.

Herbal Tea, grow your own

Herbal teas from the organic garden

May 20, 2013

If the cold, winter days are making you feel a little run down, then maybe a warm cup of tea made from some regular garden herbs is just the thing to lift your spirits, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Rainbow connection

March 27, 2013

JUSTIN RUSSELL tells the story of the heirloom vegie poster boy, Rainbow Chard.

How to Graft Citrus

February 19, 2013

If you’d like to try your hand at grafting fruit trees, then have a go at citrus. It’s easy to do and allows you to grow a greater variety of fruit in less space, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Sowing Carrots

Putting Down Roots

January 17, 2013

The best time to sow winter veg is now, in mid-summer. JUSTIN RUSSELL shares his tips for sowing carrots and parsnips.

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