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22 Oct 2014
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My father Fred was famous for his tomatoes. His vines produced prolifically, and the fruit was always amazingly sweet and flavoursome. For Fred, growing good tomatoes was all about seaweed. Once or twice a year, we kids would be enlisted to... More
18 Oct 2014
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Q. Hi, I have aphids appearing on my roses already! Are you please able to help me get rid of these? Thanks, Raewyn. A. If the infestation is small, you can wash them off your roses with a garden hose, or squash them with your fingers. If the... More
18 Oct 2014
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Q. Hi, have you got any advice on what I can grow near tomatoes? I am putting my full concentration around growing these as I have never grown them before. Thanks, Walter. A. Carrots, lettuce, chives, onions, leeks, radishes, rosemary, sage,... More
15 Oct 2014
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Before you actually put food on the table (well most foods that you might actually want to eat!) it has to grow. And while gardening may not seem in any way like cooking, the parallel is that it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you’re just... More
11 Oct 2014
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Q. Hi, I have a two tier planter box with strawberries from last year. It was the first year so do I remove all plants or do they regrow? If regrowing should I just feed? Thanks, Julianna. A. Yes, you can leave your plants in for a second... More
8 Oct 2014
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The humble potato is a staple on dinner tables around New Zealand. Roasted, boiled, mashed or in a salad – no matter how you serve yours, they will always taste better dug out of your own garden. Tui Certified Seed Potatoes are available in a... More
7 Oct 2014
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Tui and NZ Gardener magazine are proud to announce the 2014 category winners for Tui Gardener of the Year. Vote for your favourite Gardener of the Year finalist and sign up to receive the Tui Newsletter and you could win a prize pack worth $500... More
7 Oct 2014
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Check out this season's new plants and fill your piece of paradise with a variety of colour this spring! Gardening Solutionz: Crazytunia Mandevilla We dare you to go crazy with the Crazytunia!  This crazy breed has just got bigger and better... More
1 Oct 2014
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Q. Hi, during the last gale we had here in the North my potatoes lost most of their leaves due to the wind, leaving only a few stalks. Will the potatoes continue to grow without the leaves or should I pull them all out and start again? Thanks,... More
30 Sep 2014
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The great Kiwi pavlova just wouldn't be the same without a generous topping of delicious red strawberries. Now is the perfect time to plant your strawberries for a bumper crop this summer! We asked our Facebook fans for their top strawberry... More

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