Growing guides

Looking for a specific growing guide for your fruit & veg? On this page you can find all our guides — so whatever the season, and whatever you're growing, you'll find the tips and advice you need.

Blueberry

Eaten fresh, baked in muffins or as the star attraction in jams or desserts, blueberries are always delicious. They are...

Chilli

Chillies are popular as they are an easy crop to grow given the right conditions. Chillies don’t need a lot of special...

Coriander

Also known as cilantro, coriander is an aromatic herb that is used extensively in Asian cuisine. Best grown outside of...

Courgette

Courgettes, also known as zucchini, are a summer staple in the vegetable garden. They are relatively easy to grow and...

Pea

Nothing beats homegrown peas for their tenderness and taste. Pick them when small, steam within an hour of picking with...

Potato

The humble potato, rich in iron and potassium, is a staple on the dinner tables around New Zealand. Roasted, boiled...

Rose

Roses are among our favourite garden plants – and deservedly so. They are versatile, produce vibrant colour through...

Runner Beans

Runner beans, or more correctly scarlet runner beans, (phaseolus coccineus) are among the easiest and most rewarding...

Salad Greens

Grow your own leafy vegetables for garden fresh salads every day, nothing tastes better! By growing a range of different...

Strawberry

Nothing beats the flavour of strawberries picked fresh from the garden. Warm and oozing with sweetness, perfectly ripe...

Tomato

Nothing beats the taste of your own homegrown tomatoes, freshly picked and warmed by the summer sun. Slice them into a...

What to plant in September

Find your local store and start growing your garden.

Looking for specialised gardening advice or just searching for a specific product? Visit your local store and get help from dedicated staff.

Find your local store and start growing your garden.

Looking for specialised gardening advice or just searching for a specific product? Visit your local store and get help from dedicated staff.