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Chives, wonderful chives!

The all year round staple for every home garden

One of the most sought-after ingredients used for flavouring and garnishing recipes - especially in the French and Mediterranean cuisines!

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Start your own worm farm

Easier then you think!

Having your own worm farm is a fun way to recycle your household waste into something you can use on your garden.

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Snail Bait

Brown snails can cause quite a bit of damage in the garden, especially during the cool damp days of spring

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Asparagus and Grilled Halloumi Salad

Delicious and packed full of summer flavours!

As the weather gets warmer, salads become more popular!

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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!

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Latest Questions & Answers

What are easy-to-grow Asian vegies?

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Oriental vegetable varieties have becomes a part of our everyday diets. And, like other fresh vegetables, they taste better if they’re grown in the home garden and harvested just as they’re required. Many grow easily from seed, which means you can…

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What is the most effective treatment to control thistles whilst not killing my lawn?

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There are several species of thistle that are weeds in New Zealand; Nodding Thistle, California Thistle, Scotch Thistle and Sow Thistle. Californian Thistle is a perennial and can be difficult to control due to vegetative growth from its creeping and spreading root system. In mown lawns it…

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How deep do I plant the seeds?

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Most seed packets tell you how deep to plant. A rule of thumb is to sow seeds two or three times as deep as they are wide. Take care not to plant seeds to deep. A seed contains a limited supply of stored food to nourish it during germination. If you plant…

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