Beginners Guide to Growing Amazing Herbs

Beginners Guide to Growing Amazing Herbs

Welcome to our ‘Start a Vegetable Garden From Scratch’ Episode number Three – growing herbs.  It is now the middle of Spring here and so far in the garden at Piwakawaka Valley we have some rosemary, Thyme, Parsley (curly and plain), Chives, Cabbage...
The 10 Easiest Vegetables to Grow for Beginners

The 10 Easiest Vegetables to Grow for Beginners

When I first started gardening, what I wanted to know is what are the easiest vegetables to grow for beginners. It turns out there are some vegetables that are much easier to grow than others. Some vegetables are easy for beginners to start with and many don’t...
40 Fabulous Bee Friendly Plants that Honeybees Love

40 Fabulous Bee Friendly Plants that Honeybees Love

There are some plants that are beneficial for honeybees, and others that are no use to them at all. Knowing what plants are bee friendly plants that will feed and nourish the honeybees is critical to their survival. Below are 40 bee-friendly plants that honeybees...