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GAZANIA – SOME LIKE IT HOT

With summer on the horizon, TOD PALENSKI from Awapuni Nurseries takes a closer look at a hot little South African...READ MORE

Franklin Hospice Garden Ramble Preview

This week we wander through gardens set to be part of the upcoming Franklin Garden Ramble...READ MORE

CHICKEN AND RICE BURRITOS

If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, then cook it like a duck. If, however, you're clean out of duck, then it's time to cook up...READ MORE

WIN! SEED POTATOES PRIZE PACKS FROM NZ BULBS

With Christmas fast approaching, now’s the time to plant potatoes to ensure a sumptuous feast for the festive season...READ MORE

  • GAZANIA – SOME LIKE IT HOT
  • Franklin Hospice Garden Ramble Preview
  • CHICKEN AND RICE BURRITOS
  • WIN! SEED POTATOES PRIZE PACKS FROM NZ BULBS
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‘Chiding around
Tuesday, 30 September 2014

With a career as an advertising agency art director under his belt, Leonard Cobb devotes his prof ... 

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Spring Glory and Alpine Treasures (October 4)
Monday, 29 September 2014

Spring is a joy to behold, particularly for Joy Leonard from the South Canterbury Alpine Society! ... 

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Radar rambles on
Wednesday, 24 September 2014

It’s not unusual for multi-award-winning comedians and documentary front men to ramble on,  ... 



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Garden Tips & Tasks - October 2014

This month’s garden tips are kindly provided by Digger Dan from Central Landscapes.

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Facing ‘app’ to the future of gardening

While some of us may choose to cast aside the distractions technology brings and get back to basi ... 



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Gazania – some like it hot

With summer on the horizon, TOD PALENSKI from Awapuni Nurseries takes a closer look at a hot litt ... 

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Eggplant Blacknite – spring back to black!

What came first, the seed or the eggplant? We’ll leave the philosophers to ponder that one  ... 

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Raspberries – a rose by a much different name

While strawberries may take the (short)cake when it comes to fruitful dreams, ... 

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Spring onions - tis the season!

The hero of any spring salad – spring onions - leaps to the rescue addi ... 

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Auckland Herb Society Spring Seminar (October 11)

There is a need for weeds! Well, uses anyway, as Julia Sich (a woman who&rsqu ... 

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Rotherham School Garden Ramble (November 16)

Showcasing a selection of some of North Canterbury's most beautiful garde ... 

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Chicken and rice burritos

If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, then cook it like a duck.

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Thai Beef and Peanut Salad

If at first you don’t succeed, Thai, Thai and Thai again! However, you& ... 

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Spiced kebab meat(less) balls

Good meat, good curry, good gravy, let’s hurry... but hold the meat, pl ... 

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Win! A Franklin Hospice Garden Ramble double pass

Designed to raise money for those who need it most, the Franklin Hospice Gard ... 

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Win! This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein

Fittingly released in New Zealand less than a week before the UN Climate Summ ... 

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Win! Seed potatoes prize packs from NZ Bulbs

With Christmas fast approaching, now’s the time to plant potatoes to en ...