How To

Don't make me sick

Posted 12 months, 1 day ago
Spot, rot, rust and mould…if you had brown peaches or rusty celery this summer, you wouldn't be the only one.[img80] ...

A Seat at the Table

Posted 1 year, 3 months ago
Planting a successful summer vege garden takes a bit of forward thinking. Similar I imagine, to planning an important dinner party. Who grows well together? Which one needs support? And what about that character who tends to smother its neighbours? Not to mention dietary considerations....

Enough for Everyone

Posted 1 year, 4 months ago
It’s easy to grow your own kumara tipu for planting out in November: choose an unblemished, healthy tuber and nestle it into a pot or box filled with damp sand, woodchips or sawdust. Keep the pot somewhere warm, like the laundry cupboard, to stimulate the ‘eyes’ to sprout....

The Gardeners of Tomorrow

Posted 1 year, 9 months ago
Children are natural explorers, and time spent discovering and helping in the garden can be the beginning of a life long journey. We say the key to a child friendly backyard lies in using your five senses. Read the full story online, or email us for a copy. [img62]...

Pick and Mix

Posted 1 year, 12 months ago
Flowers are not a luxury! Read February’s Urban and Country for our tips on growing beautiful flowers and foliage to fill your vases.[img61] Read online, or contact for a copy.    ...

Sustainable Swimming Pools

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago

Abundant Backyard

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago

Planting Time is Watering Time

Posted 2 years, 3 months ago

Seed Sowing - get it right

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago

Gardening with Nature

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago

To Prune or Not?

Posted 2 years, 8 months ago

buying garden tools

Posted 3 years ago

Waterwise Gardening

Posted 3 years, 2 months ago

Brick wall and raised beds

Posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Organic Information Evening

Posted 6 years, 7 months ago