January 28, 2013

gardening australia s20e31 2009.

John Patrick visits an inner city office building to help staff create a workplace community garden on a challenging rooftop terrace. Tino Carnevale explains what to look for when choosing a plant at the nursery to ensure you purchase one that is healthy and productive and Leonie Norrington demonstrates a handy technique for […]

January 22, 2013

gardening australia s20e30 2009.

22nd August 2009.

Tino Carnevale checks on the new addition to The Veggie Patch – Benny Banana, and plants another experiment, a coffee tree. Leonie Norrington explains the considerations and principles behind designing a balcony garden, and creates one in a hot and windy spot while Stephen Ryan shows some simple ways to […]

January 17, 2013

gardening australia s20e29 2009.

15th August 2009.

Angus Stewart discovers a groundbreaking technique for propagating and growing native and exotic plants, and finds gardeners who have put theory into practice with astounding results, John Patrick explains the importance of successfully managing populations of trees in public spaces to ensure they remain part of the urban landscape, and […]

December 13, 2012

gardening australia s20e28 2009.

Sophie Thomson explains the importance of understanding different micro climates in the garden, and shows some simple ways to change one, Jane Edmanson visits a community nursery which is propagating local plants including some that were thought to be extinct, to re-establish them in the local landscape while Leonie has some ideas on […]

September 11, 2012

gardening australia s20e27 2009.

August 1st 2009.

John Patrick checks in on his community veggie plot after a month away and plants winter staples potato, parsnip and radish. Jerry Coleby-Williams explains the common safety issues in the garden, and shows some simple ways to avoid the hidden dangers and Stephen Ryan shows how to prune an ornamental […]

August 24, 2012

gardening australia s20e26 2009.

25th July 2009.

Jerry Coleby-Williams shows how to grow and care for citrus trees, and profiles some of the best varieties for the home garden, Leonie Norrington plants and harvests a range of leafy green vegetables from Asia that can be grown all year round in the Top End, Sophie Thomson demonstrates how […]

August 9, 2012

gardening australia s20e25 2009.

18th July 2009.

Tino Carnevale is in The Veggie Patch in Hobart’s Botanic Gardens to demonstrate how to prune different types of fruit trees in winter, for a full and healthy summer crop. John Patrick visits historic Glen Harrow in Melbourne’s Dandenong Ranges and discovers a significant collection of rare trees from around […]

August 2, 2012

gardening australia s20e24 2009.

11th July 2009.

Know Your Weeds: Jerry Coleby-Williams explains the importance of identifying weeds in the garden, and shows how to put some of them to good use, Leonie Norrington visits a garden in Darwin dedicated to growing plants native to the top end of Australia while Colin Campbell explains the different types […]

July 10, 2012

gardening australia s20e23 2009.

4th July 2009.

Sophie Thomson explains what to look for when choosing bare rooted plants, and shows how to plant them, Josh Byrne shows how to repair and maintain the most common garden tools to get the best out of them, and Angus Stewart visits Canberra to explore the Australian National Botanic Gardens, […]

June 5, 2012

gardening australia s20e22 2009.

27th June 2009.

Sophie Thomson explains what types of roses should be pruned in winter and why, and demonstrates the simple steps to create healthy, flowering plants. Colin Campbell makes some easy pest and disease remedies using every day household ingredients found in the kitchen and laundry, and Angus Stewart shows how to […]