February 2012

Growing Onions

How To Grow Onions In Your Garden Onions are bulbous, biennial plants, and many folk have been growing onions in domestic and commerical gardens for thousands of years. Onions are versatile vegetables and have many uses, such as in salads, as seperate vegetables, or as flavouring. The onion bulb, which is comprised of thickend leaf scales, forms in the […]

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Growing Carrots

How To Grow Carrots In Your Garden Carrots are an adaptable crop in the home garden, and produce wonderful produce when grown correctly. Growing carrots in the warm northern areas of Australia, allows you to sow carrot seeds almost all year round, except for mid summer. In temperate zones, the best time for planting is from July […]

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