Margaret Smith tells Virginia Winder about adhering to nature to get the most out of her Tikorangi lifestyle block.
A pest grass is popping up around Taranaki and should be destroyed. Both common pampas and purple pampas are classed as eradication pest plants by the Taranaki Regional Council.
THE CONSTANT GARDENER
Saxegothaea trees are found living in the deep forests of Chile and Argentina. These splendid conifers are podocarps, related to our rimu and totara trees.
An autumn seed swap takes place at Kama and Pete's house, 26 Glenpark Ave, New Plymouth tomorrow, from 1pm to 3pmish.
Hot compost: a step-by- step guide with Abbie and Mark Jury
A laissez-faire approach to summer care for apple trees: a step-by-step guide with Abbie and Mark Jury.
The dry weather continues and the challenge of keeping lawns and gardens fresh and green gets harder every day.
Growing is still thirsty work for plants in autumn. Even though there's been some rain, it's still dry.