This Month

September In The Vegie Patch + Xmas Spuds + Asparagus

So much cool stuff to do in the food garden at the mo. So much prettiness to soak up and enjoy. In the Vegie Patch Take your cropping success next level and check your soil … [Read More...]

September In The Raspberry Patch

If you haven't already pruned your raspberries then move it to the top of your priority list! Here are my summer fruiters - pruned, tied and ready to get their grow on. If you need … [Read More...]

Spring Consults, Fruitful Tips + Fungus Alert!

Consults are back! I've had my break and recovered my mojo. I'm here for you Manawatu, Horowhenua, Kapiti and when it suits Wellington. Though I love you Wellington - you were my … [Read More...]

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Ginger, Lemon, Tumeric
Pick Me Up

Spring in a cup! Zingy, warming and bright yellow. The perfect afternoon pick me up. For 1 cup Put all this goodness into a heatproof jug 1 Tablespoon grated ginger … [Read More...]

Spring Disease: Managing Fungus

By far and away the most common cause of garden disease is airborne fungi and the mild moist conditions of spring set the scene for primary infections of rust, black spot, leaf … [Read More...]

Pump Up Your Fruit Production

Today I'm sharing a September task that'll really up your fruit production. It's time to tie down young branches, to change their direction from up to out. Especially important … [Read More...]

Spring at Edible Backyard

Tui sitting high amongst the pink blossoms in the orchard - Edible Backyard