February Gardening Guide – Mediterranean Climate

February Gardening Guide – Mediterranean Climate

February Garden Guide Mediterranean Climate Veggies and flowers to plant this month Veggies: Asian greens, beetroot, beans (S), carrots (S), fennel, horseradish, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuce, potato, radish, rocket, squash (A), swede, silverbeet, tomato (A), turnip, watercress, zucchini (A). (S = seed, A = advanced seedlings) Flowers: Alyssum, aquilegia, cornflower, cosmos, foxglove, marigold, petunia (a solanum… View more

January Gardening Guide

January Gardening Guide

Our January gardening guide will tell you what you need to do in your garden this time of year, depending on which climate zone you’re in. January gardening guide: Cool Temperate Garden January gardening guide: What to plant? There are two main planting focuses for the January gardening guide in the cool temperate garden: Succession... View more
December Gardening Guide

December Gardening Guide

Need some advice on keeping your garden thriving this Summer? We're here to help with our December gardening guide. December gardening guide: MEDITERRANEAN climate Zone 0: Planning is well underway for the heat of summer – collecting jars and bottles for the summer fruit harvest, while Mum’s jam making has continued unabated from winter’s citrus marmalades through... View more
November Gardening Guide

November Gardening Guide

Our November gardening guide will tell you what you need to do in your garden this time of year, depending on which climate zone you’re in. MEDITERRANEAN climate Here's our November gardening guide for a mediterranean climate... Zone 0:  Spring cleaning is largely over, and yielded great opportunities to share no-longer-needed items with the community,... View more
August Gardening Guide

August Gardening Guide

[h4]TROPICAL climate[/h4] Zone 0: Now is the time to start planning for the wet season garden. The current forecast is for a very dry wet season and perhaps an El Nino so look at water storage options in the yard. Swales will slow down the passage of rain through the property. Look at other possibilities for… View more

July Gardening Guide

July Gardening Guide

[h4]TROPICAL climate[/h4] Zone 0: Many of the wet season crops are now finished and need to be preserved for the long dry season. There are numerous ways of preserving each crop. You can store everything in the freezer in serve size packs. The serve size is determined by the use of the product. For example… View more

April Gardening Guide

April Gardening Guide

[h4]TROPICAL climate[/h4] Zone 0: Time to sort the seeds you’ve been saving in the crisper of your fridge. Sort them into date order and plant the oldest first.  You can still order seeds by mail-order and they will be with you in a few days. Zone 1: Now is the best time to plant the… View more