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Books & Publications

The Organic Gardening Handbook by Brenda Little – ISBN: 1-865-05150-0 No dig gardens, making and using organic soil amendments, companion planting, crop rotation and growing info for specific fruit and veg plants.

The Complete Book of Fruit Growing in Australia by Louis Glowinski – ISBN: 0-85091-870-7 Covers fruits and nuts for temperate and subtropical areas of Australia.

Tomatoes for Everyone – A Practical Guide to Growing Tomatoes all Year by Allen Gilbert – ISBN: 1-86447-019-4

Book suppliers: The Diggers Club | Green Harvest |The Lost Seed

Edible plant suppliers

Daleys Fruit: Extensive range of nut and fruit trees. (QLD – ships across Australia)

FlowerPower: Shop-front nursery and landscape suppliers. (NSW)

Bonnyrigg Garden Centre: Shop-front nursery. Excellent range of fruiting plants. (Sydney)

Shippards herbs: Can supply sterile comfrey roots/plants.

Websites A very comprehensive, free education program designed for primary schools to provide lessons and expert information for setting up and maintaining an organic school garden. Choosing the right plants for your climate. Cold and heat zones explained.

Gardenate: Seed sowing calendar for specific climates / regions.

Dept. Primary Industries NSW: In depth growing information for all sorts of edibles. Information specific to NSW growing conditions.

Australian heirloom and organic seed suppliers: The Diggers ClubGreen HarvestThe Lost Seed (cheaper than previous suppliers).

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