Upcoming Events

  1. Summer Garden Tour + Pizza Party

    February 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Autumn Open Day, 2018

    March 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Fabulous Fruit Trees

    April 7 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

This Month

February In The Vegie Patch And How To Save Tomato Seeds

Sow Tray sow silverbeet, spring onion, onion, celery Direct sow dwarf beans, basil, beetroot, radish, kohlrabi, carrots, parsnips, fennel. I'll sow my last lot of carrots … [Read More...]

Winter Preps, Mighty Broccoli And Death To Cabbage Whites

Aside from keeping everything alive with regular watering and feeding, our most pressing job is sowing and planting the winter food garden. No mean feat when it’s hot and … [Read More...]

Easy Peasy Compost + Letting Carbon:Nitrogen Ratios Go

I've been making compost for 20 odd years now - and the longer I do it, the less I fuss with it. Compared to the labour intensive style I began with (a keen pup in my 20's), I'm … [Read More...]


Summer Garden Tour And Pizza Party

Celebrate the end of summer with us! I’ll take you for a garden tour and chat about what’s worked and what hasn’t – all the good stuff I’ve learned this summer. Then we’ll … [Read More...]

How To Make Echinacea Tincture

Let me introduce Ali Sutherland - Medical Herbalist, and my lovely friend. Many of you will have met her here already at a workshop or on a weed walk. We harvested my Echinacea … [Read More...]

Boozy Plums

Every year we put down some boozy fruits - vanilla brandy apricots, raspberry gin, peach rosemary vodka, damson gin, pears in cider, spiced plum brandy...  best fun preserving! … [Read More...]

Summer at Edible Backyard

Beautiful mauve poppies in the Edible Backyard potager