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Growing bananas in Perth Western Australia

Growing bananas in Perth

Banana plants can be a delicious addition to the garden but they can be much more too. Many people don’t realise just how easy it is to grow bananas in Perth. Bananas are rich in fibre, potassium, vitamins A, B6 and C.  But it’s also about flavour – and you just can’t beat the taste of a home grown banana.

April 5, 2021 | 0 Comments More
How to grow avocados in Perth

Growing avocados in Perth

Australian avocados have quickly become a staple for many households and it’s easy to see why when they taste so delicious and who doesn’t love smashed avo on toast. However avocados can be quiet expensive to buy from the supermarket because they are a ‘super food’ along with kale, walnuts and eggs, making avocados are a highly sought-after commodity. What a lot of people don’t realise is that you can grow your own avocados at home in Western Australia. 

April 4, 2021 | 0 Comments More
Sweet potato in Perth

Growing sweet potato in Perth

I love growing sweet potatoes at home in Perth. Sweet potatoes are the tuberous roots of a beautiful creeping vine and look great in the garden. See how easy they are to grow at home!

March 19, 2021 | 0 Comments More
Growing ginger in Perth

Growing ginger in Perth

Ginger is a staple for many Australian households and it’s easy to see why when fresh ginger elevates whatever you’re cooking, however they can be quiet expensive. What a lot of people don’t realise is just how easy it is to grow your own ginger at home in Western Australia.

January 30, 2021 | 2 Comments More
How to grow capsicums

Growing capsicums in Perth

Growing capsicums in Perth has become a staple for many Perth gardeners. In the Perth climate, capsicums are best grown in part sun with protection from the hot afternoon sun and winds. Morning sun or a light dappled shady area is ideal for growing capsicums.

January 20, 2021 | 0 Comments More
Growing blueberries Perth

Growing blueberries in Perth

See just how easy it is to grow your own blueberries at home. In the Perth climate, Blueberries are best grown in part sun with protection from the hot afternoon sun. Read more

January 10, 2021 More
growing strawberries in Perth

How to grow strawberries

The best time for growing strawberries in Perth is July and August. There is nothing like homegrown strawberries straight off the plant and into your mouth. Store bought strawberries can be very hit and miss whereas home grown strawberries are sweet and juicy.

November 1, 2020 | 0 Comments More
Grow passion fruit Perth

How to grow passionfruit

Passionfruit are a delicious tasting healthy snack. Learn how to grow passion fruit in Perth, there are a few important tips to take the worry out of growing this popular backyard crop.

October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments More
How to grow potatoes Perth

How to grow potatoes

Potatoes are a taste sensation and are very easy to cultivate in Western Australia. Growing potatoes in Perth is perfect for the budget conscious as they are a super cost efficient crop.

July 5, 2020 | 1 Comment More
Lemon and Blueberry Cake Recipe

Lemon and Blueberry Cake Recipe

This is a quick and simple lemon and blueberry cake recipe which is perfect for a sunny afternoon snack. So simple the kids can help make this delicious treat – serve with a cup of nice tea.

May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More