Homemade Mulch

And by mulch I mean any old thing, don’t go mortgaging your house for fancy store bought stuff. In the absence of garden waste (which I find hard to believe – there are always things to prune or weed) there will be an old blanket lurking in the shed, a daggy jersey he’ll never miss, […]

How To Grow Great Citrus

Citrus are fussy darlings, deeply sensitive to wind, wet feet, dry feet and frost. The foothill’s of the Tararua’s is not their ideal which means I need to work harder to drum up some citrus action. How to Grow Great Citrus Best time to plant is when you are sure of no more frosts – […]

Inspired In October

Get Inspired This October! October 21st is my one and only Open Day for the year. October 28th “The Abundant Vegie Patch” (my favourite workshop!), is off on another adventure. I’m super excited to be bringing it to Ruth’s Gardens in Helensville. Grab the chance – I’m coming to you Auckland! The Background Hum To […]

Bountiful Spring

My Spring In The Vegie Patch workshop has had a facelift! I’ve chucked in citrus + fruit trees + lunch! As per usual it’ll be full on … inspiration plus 🙂 Here’s The Low Down Today is all about growing yourself a bounty!, about key tasks that make a big difference. Jam packed this workshop […]