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Marathon Broccoli

Broccoli is rich in vitamins and minerals and is THE super food! Broccoli 'Marathon' is a popular variety that has excellent weather and disease tolerance. An extremely adaptable variety that is not only fast maturing but can be grown almost all year round

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Jester Pansies

Pansies are the multi-coloured, smiling faces of the garden. They prefer the cooler weather in a well-drained rich soil spot that gets plenty of sunshine. Plant seeds in late summer for autumn and winter flowering

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Daikon Radish

Daikon, or white radish is the mild-flavoured winter radish that is a Japanese staple 🇯🇵 Perfect for pickling, salads, garnish and condiments - it can be planted direct to the garden and harvested in as little as 8-10 weeks! Plant in a sunny spot in Autumn with it companions lettuce, spinach, leeks and tomatoes.

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Rubra Red Basil

Rubra Red Basil has a magnificent flavour and delightful aroma - these delicious purple-bronze leaves will bring life and colour to any dish. Perfect for the garden or planter, pop in a partially sunny spot while the weather is warm and you can harvest in just 4-5 weeks

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Growing Guide to Broccoli

Broccoli is the hardy, sun-loving super food that is perfect for Spring or Autumn planting 🥦 An ideal staple vegetable for your garden, requiring just 3-4 months until harvest - it grows best alongside other staples such as garlic, beetroot, celery, potato and rosemary.

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What is the best way to treat prickle weeds in my lawn?

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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…

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What are the best flowering plants for attracting bees?

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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…

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How do I plant vegies and fruits in pots?

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The key to success in pot planting is keeping the water up. Pots dry out far quicker than garden beds and even if your plants don’t die they will be in survival mode, concentrating on seed…

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