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Marianne Cannon
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Bright ideas for your garden and the environement
Bright ideas for your garden and the environement

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Pruning Up High, Tubers to Eat and for Flowers
What’s On The Show Today? There’s more to know in how to prune in high places, part 2 in Tool Time, tuberous roots that will propel you in Vegetable Heroes; continuing the series on mass planting with Garden Designer Peter Nixon in Design elements, and an...

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Pruning Up High, Growing Fruit Trees, and Gifting Gerberas
What’s On The Show Today? How to prune in high places, part 1, in Tool Time, growing fruits from seed in Vegetable Heroes; continuing the series on mass planting with Garden Designer Peter Nixon in Design elements, and talking about one of the top 5 cut  f...

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Mr Tulip, Miss Iris and Go Go Goji Berry.
What’s On The Show Today? The Orris root iris is important in cooking and aromatherapy in Spice it Up, the best source of antioxidants in the goji berries in Vegetable Heroes; continuing the series on mass planting with Garden Designer Peter Nixon in Desig...

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Fermenting Veggies, Shore Birds, and Colourful Crotons.
What’s On The Show Today? An Australian Shore bird the migrates thousands of kilometres each year to reach Australian shores. We’re up to something good for your health in Vegetable Heroes; continuing the series on mass planting with Garden Designer Peter ...

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Mystery of Insects, One Potato, Two Potatoes and a Claret Ash.
This week's radio show:  Where do insects go in winter in Plant Doctor? It’s not too late to
plant these potato tubers in Vegetable Heroes; and a  fabulous shade tree in Plant of the Week.  PLANT DOCTOR Overwintering Insects-where do they all go? Have you e...

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A Bit of Sage, Coriander and Masses of TriColoured Jasmine
SPICE IT UP Sage Salvia officinalis What would you say to a herb that can remove grease from plates? Not only that, drinking tea made from the leaves of this herb helps treat sore throats and coughs; often by gargling. All these attributes are for the herb ...

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Weeding Lawns, Growing Radichio, Smelling Dianthus.
TOOL TIME Weeding Lawns Did you know that knee problems start with gardening on your knees for long periods of time? But you don’t have to get down on your knees to do weeding these days if you’ve got the right tools. Even weeding lawns is possible without ...

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Weed the Weeds and Sow the Seeds
TOOL TIME Hand Weeding Tools for Garden Beds Weeding the garden is one of those chores that you either keep putting off or you like doing. Perhaps you liked doing it when your back was stronger and your knees not so sore but now you’re finding it that much ...

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What happened at the National Cat Show in Launceston? Well it was really at Hadspen 15 minutes drive away. Managed to catch some sights around the Tamar Valley as well.

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Keeping Goats and Growing Tropicals and Aloe Vera
DESIGN ELEMENTS Indoor Plant Series part 2 Phaelenopsis orchid Indoor plants for warm climates. So you live in a climate that's warm all year round. Does that mean you need to grow anything indoors? True, you can grow almost anything indoors in tropical and...
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