Cucumber like hot, mostly dry conditions, good airflow and low humidity.
A great source of B vitamins and carbohydrates that can provide that afternoon pick-me-up!Read more
The organic insecticide derived from the South American Barbasco plant
It controls most chewing and sucking insects, including white Butterfly and Diamond Back Caterpillars on vegetables and flowersRead more
Mighty Edibles Competition!
Help get kids involved with the garden and be in to WIN!
We want to see the biggest Zucchini you can grow!Read more
Fertilising your garden
Plants need to be fed just like we do so check out our handy guide to getting it right for your garden!
Guide to Chemicals
Onehunga Prickle Weed
Learn how to get rid of this despised turf weed before its too late!
Check out this basic guide to get you started with companion planting
Latest Questions & Answers
Onehunga weed, commonly called prickled weed, and bindii in Australia, is a branched prickly-seeded weed that forms in patches up to 40cm across in lawns, playing fields and golf courses. It is a…Read More
Blue and yellow flowering plants are the best plants for bees. These plants are even better if they are mass planted so bees can spend their time foraging in one area. Our native Hebe is also a bee magnet, as are fruit trees such as apple, pear, citrus and…Read More