For a dead easy food garden, think outside the box. Herbs, edible weeds and perennial fruit and vegetables are all great options.
Add some sweetness, colour and diversity to your diet using this visual guide to edible flowers.
All seeds require specific soil temperatures in order to germinate. Too hot or cold and they will not sprout. Minimum temp (°C) Preferred temp (°C) Days to germination... Read More
Australia imports 95% of its garlic from China. Chinese garlic is sprayed with chemicals banned in Australia. It is also gamma irradiated to prevent sprouting and is... Read More
Lets face it, in suburbia, not everyone has a sun drenched garden with the recommended 8 hrs +per day recommended for fruit and vegetable production. At the very least,... Read More
There are numerous benefits to starting seeds indoors. Starting seeds outdoors, requires the soil to be warm enough for seeds to germinate. Sowing seeds indoors, early... Read More
Learn how to save seed from plants growing in your own garden. Plants adapt to differing soil conditions and seeds collected from plants growing in your own garden are... Read More
Starting spring and summer crops early will bring forward harvest dates thus extending your cropping season. Methods listed below are suitable for any most warm season... Read More
The aim of this experiment was to successfully produce tomatoes through winter and/or get them established for an earlier Spring crop.
A comprehensive guide to growing herbs and beneficials in a warm-temperate / subtropical zone. Discover favoured varieties, plant care and culture, potential problems and their solutions.