Real World Gardener

Feed By: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Green is the Colour
Summary: Real World Gardener is a gardening program broadcast on 2RRR in Sydney, and around Australia via the Community Radio Network. Lots of information about how to grow vegetables, caring for plants, and discovering what bird made that sound? Join us on Facebook too!
Contact Email: realworldgardener@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.realworldgardener.com
Feed URL: http://www.cpod.org.au/feed.php?id=358
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Title: Real World Gardener 21st October 20
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Lily pests and Acquaponics
Summary: Plant Doctor: How to diagnose and treat the lily caterpillar. Plant of the Week: Chinese Rosebud tree is great for small gardens The Good Earth: Introduction to acquaponics.
Published: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 3:05 PM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_21st October 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 14th October 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Growing Spices and Citrus
Summary: The Good Earth: All about how to grow and use your own Turmeric. Vegetable Heroes: How to best get your seeds germinating. Plant of the Week: Grow Australia's Native Citrus for a burst of flavour
Published: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 9:18 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_14th October 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 7th October 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Poppies and Crab apples
Summary: Spice it Up: How to use poppy seeds in cooking. Vegetable Heroes: grow your own sugar substitute in a plant, the Stevia plant. Plant of the Week: An ornamental small tree with spectacular Spring flowers: the crab apple tree.
Published: Wed, 4 Oct 2017 8:55 PM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_7th October 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 30th September 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Iris and Tomatoes
Summary: Plant Doctor: A new pest to watch out for if you grow tomatoes. Vegetable Heroes: All about growing the best blueberries for your district. Talking Flowers: Dutch Iris for the vase.
Published: Wed, 27 Sep 2017 9:41 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_30th September 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 23rd September 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Pruning and Flowers
Summary: Tool Time: High reach pruning part 2; some good advice on types of high reach pruners. Vegetable Heroes: Help with growing Jerusalem artichokes. Talking Flowers: Keeping Dutch Iris happy in the vase.
Published: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 9:19 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_23rd September 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 16th September 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: High Pruning and Talking Flowers
Summary: Tool Time: Part 1 of how best to prune up high. Vegetable Heroes: Find out if growing fruit from seed a good idea Talking Flowers: the new segment about floristry. Talking about Gerberas in this segment.
Published: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 8:13 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_16th September 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 9th September 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Tulips and Iris
Summary: Spice it Up: The root of this iris can be used for flavouring and aromatherapy. Vegetable Heroes: How to grow Goji berries the easy way. Talking Flowers: A new segment about how to get the most out of your cut flowers. Today it's tulips.
Published: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 11:31 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_9th September 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 2nd September 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Australian Shore Birds and Fermenting Veggies
Summary: Wildlife in Focus: A wader, the Bar Tailed Godwit makes an incredible round trip to Alaska and back but calls Australia home. Vegetable Heroes: fermenting veggies isn't just about preserving but the health benefits should get you eating more of them. Plant of the Week: Tropical plant, Crotons will suit your indoor needs or your tropical garden ideas.
Published: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 6:48 PM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 26th August 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Overwintering Insects and Potatoes
Summary: Plant Doctor: Where do insects go in winter and should you be worried? Vegetable Heroes: All the dirt on growing potatoes in the garden and compost bin. Plant of the Week: Fabulous Claret Ash tree with scarlet foliage.
Published: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 9:18 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_26th August 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 19th August 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Sage and Coriander
Summary: Spice it Up: All about Sage for cooking and other uses. Vegetable Heroes: when is the best time to grow Coriander? Design Elements: NEW series on mass planting part 1
Published: Wed, 16 Aug 2017 9:43 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN_19th August 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 12th August 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Pinks and Weeding Lawns
Summary: Tool Time: How best to weed your lawn without nasty sprays. Vegetable Heroes: The difference between red cabbage and radicchio. Plant of the Week: A super release seed grown Dianthus or Pinks, that has large stems for cut flowers as well as perfume.
Published: Wed, 9 Aug 2017 10:14 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_12th August 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 5th August 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: The Real Aloe Vera and Indoor plants
Summary: Tool Time: New weeding tools for the garden to make life easier. Vegetable Heroes: How long do those seeds really last? Design Elements:Indoor plants for a cool climate
Published: Wed, 2 Aug 2017 9:36 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_5th August 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 29th July 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Indoor plants and NEW foxgloves.
Summary: Design Elements: Indoor plants for a warm climate Vegetable Heroes: Find the real Aloe vera to grow and use. Plant of the Week: A new type of foxglove the is a cross between a plant from the Canary Islands and the English foxglove.
Published: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:33 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 22nd July
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Not Feeding Wildlife
Summary: Design Elements: New series on Indoor Plants part 1: introduction, what plants need. Vegetable Heroes: winter spinach is the best to grow in the cooler months of the year. Living Planet: here are 5 good reasons why you should not feed your local wildlife
Published: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 9:29 AM
Duration: 27:50
Download: Realworldgardener_CRN _22nd July 2017_V2.mp3
Title: Real World Gardener 15th July 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Making Gin with Juniper
Summary: Spice it Up: How to make your own gin with juniper berries and other spices. Vegetable Heroes: How best to grow peas. Plant of the week: Albany Woolly bush makes a perfect Christmas tree.
Published: Wed, 12 Jul 2017 9:36 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 8th July 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Stone Fruit and Swedes
Summary: Plant Doctor: How to control brown rot in stone fruit Vegetable Heroes: Swedes are a great winter vegetable. Plant of the Week: New varieties of sacred bamboo, a great low maintenance plant.
Published: Wed, 5 Jul 2017 8:28 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 1st July 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Rare Peppers and Plum Trees
Summary: Spice it Up: One of the world's rarest spices and how to use it in cooking. Vegetable Heroes:all about the best types of lettuce to grow in winter, plus all the tips. Plant of the Week: More rarity, this time a type of plum tree that we should all try to grow, the greengage plum.
Published: Wed, 5 Jul 2017 8:01 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 24th June 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Beeswax and Desert Roses
Summary: The Good Earth: Making beeswax wraps as an alternative to plastic wrap. Vegetable Heroes: Growing rhubarb successfully Plant of the Week: Growing Desert Roses and why they are collectors' favourites.
Published: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:34 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 17th June 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Little Egrets and Luculia
Summary: Wildlife in Focus: How to identify those white birds that like the water. Vegetable Heroes: Growing Kale is good for you. Some tips on uses. Plant of the Week: A shrub that has heavenly winter flowers and perfume; the Luculia.
Published: Wed, 14 Jun 2017 3:54 PM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 10th June 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: All About Seaweed Solutions
Summary: Feature Interview: I speak with Lisa Boyd, a Director of Seasol to find out what it really does in the garden. Vegetable Heroes: Growing sprouting broccoli. Design Elements: Build better walkways and paths
Published: Thu, 8 Jun 2017 10:26 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 3rd June 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: What You Need to Know About Growing Apple Trees
Summary: Plant Doctor: How to identify and control Apple Scab or Apple Black Spot Vegetable Heroes: Why growing purple veggies is so good. Plant of the Week: Which is the queen of bulbs? All is revealed in today's segment.
Published: Mon, 29 May 2017 9:53 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 27th May 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Australian Gardens and Succulents
Summary: Garden History: a new segment, and today showcasing what makes an Australian garden. Vegetable Heroes: How best to grow cabbages and mini cabbages. Plant of the Week: a new succulent with as many flowers as any flowering annual.
Published: Mon, 29 May 2017 9:34 AM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 20th May 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Preparing for winter gardening
Summary: The Good Earth: what you need to do in the winter vegetable garden Vegetable Heroes: Grow this sweet crunchy veggie, Kohlrabi, and you'll be surprised as to how good it tastes. Design Elements: great tips on designing outdoor rooms
Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 9:49 PM
Duration: 2:05
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Title: Real World Gardener 13th May 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Starfish plants and compost tea
Summary: Plant Doctor: What fertiliser is best and when to use it on your garden. Vegetable Heroes: How to make compost tea and why it is so beneficial for your vegetable garden and all your plants Plant of the week: Starfish plant is a succulent you may want to avoid.
Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 9:37 PM
Duration: 27:50
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Title: Real World Gardener 6th May 2017
Author: Marianne Cannon
Subtitle: Mushroom Collecting and Pincushion Plant
Summary: The Good Earth: What to watch out for if you're going mushroom collecting and a couple of pointers of how and where to find them? Vegetable Heroes: Try these unusual veggies. Plant of the Week: A must have in your garden, the spectacular Pincushion plant.
Published: Fri, 5 May 2017 8:49 AM
Duration: 27:50
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