Real World Gardener http://www.realworldgardener.com en-au ℗ & © 2017 Marianne Cannon Green is the Colour Marianne Cannon 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! 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! Marianne Cannon realworldgardener@gmail.com Real World Gardener 26th August 2017 Marianne Cannon Overwintering Insects and Potatoes 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18639.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18639 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:18:54 +1000 27:50 winter,gardening,insects,potatoes,claret ash, Real World Gardener 19th August 2017 Marianne Cannon Sage and Coriander 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18611.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18611 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:43:39 +1000 27:50 sage,coriander,herbs,mass,planting Real World Gardener 12th August 2017 Marianne Cannon Pinks and Weeding Lawns 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18594.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18594 Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:14:44 +1000 27:50 weeding lawns,radicchio,dianthus,pinks, Real World Gardener 5th August 2017 Marianne Cannon The Real Aloe Vera and Indoor plants 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18573.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18573 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:36:13 +1000 27:50 indoor plants,aloe vera, foxgloves, Real World Gardener 29th July 2017 Marianne Cannon Indoor plants and NEW foxgloves. 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18553.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18553 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:33:10 +1000 27:50 indoor plants,aloe vera, digiplexsis, foxgloves, Real World Gardener 22nd July Marianne Cannon Not Feeding Wildlife 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18525.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18525 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:29:17 +1000 27:50 indoor plants,winter spinach,wildlife food, Real World Gardener 15th July 2017 Marianne Cannon Making Gin with Juniper 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18503.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18503 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:36:58 +1000 27:50 juniper berries,peas,woolly bush, Real World Gardener 8th July 2017 Marianne Cannon Stone Fruit and Swedes 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18479.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18479 Wed, 05 Jul 2017 08:28:13 +1000 27:50 stone fruit,swede vegetable, sacred bamboo, Real World Gardener 1st July 2017 Marianne Cannon Rare Peppers and Plum Trees 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18478.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18478 Wed, 05 Jul 2017 08:01:59 +1000 27:50 selim pepper, winter lettuce,greengage plums, Real World Gardener 24th June 2017 Marianne Cannon Beeswax and Desert Roses 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18415.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18415 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:34:32 +1000 27:50 beeswax wraps,rhubarb,desert roses, Real World Gardener 17th June 2017 Marianne Cannon Little Egrets and Luculia 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18371.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18371 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:54:06 +1000 27:50 little egrets, kale,luculia,shrub Real World Gardener 10th June 2017 Marianne Cannon All About Seaweed Solutions 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18341.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18341 Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:26:51 +1000 27:50 seaweed solution, sprouting broccoli,garden paths, Real World Gardener 3rd June 2017 Marianne Cannon What You Need to Know About Growing Apple Trees 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18272.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18272 Mon, 29 May 2017 09:53:55 +1000 27:50 apple,trees,purple,vegetables,nerines, Real World Gardener 27th May 2017 Marianne Cannon Australian Gardens and Succulents 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18269.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18269 Mon, 29 May 2017 09:34:15 +1000 27:50 Australian,gardnes,cabbages,flowers,succulents, Real World Gardener 20th May 2017 Marianne Cannon Preparing for winter gardening 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18177.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18177 Fri, 19 May 2017 21:49:03 +1000 2:05 winter_vegetables,gardening,kolhrabi,outdoor_rooms, Real World Gardener 13th May 2017 Marianne Cannon Starfish plants and compost tea 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18176.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18176 Fri, 19 May 2017 21:37:34 +1000 27:50 plants,compost,fertiliser,gardening,plants Real World Gardener 6th May 2017 Marianne Cannon Mushroom Collecting and Pincushion Plant 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18052.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18052 Fri, 05 May 2017 08:49:01 +1000 27:50 mushroom,collecting,unusual,vegetables,pincushionplant, Real World Gardener 29th April 2017 Marianne Cannon Songbirds and Dragon Fruit Wildlife in Focus: One of Australia's top songbirds, the Olive Backed Oriole in this segment. Vegetable Heroes: which veggies work best in vertical gardens. Plant of the Week: Looks spectacular and it's edible. Dragon Fruit is on the menu. Wildlife in Focus: One of Australia's top songbirds, the Olive Backed Oriole in this segment. Vegetable Heroes: which veggies work best in vertical gardens. Plant of the Week: Looks spectacular and it's edible. Dragon Fruit is on the menu. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/17988.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=17988 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:22:49 +1000 27:50 songbirds,verticalgardens,dragonfruit,plants,vegetables, Real World Gardener 22nd April 2017 Marianne Cannon Lemon Verbena and Colour Trends Spice It Up' A must have shrub in the garden-lemon verbena for a multitude of uses. Vegetable Heroes: Why you need to grow green manure crops Design Elements: Guest garden designer Matt from Garden Gurus talks about colour trends in the garden/ Spice It Up' A must have shrub in the garden-lemon verbena for a multitude of uses. Vegetable Heroes: Why you need to grow green manure crops Design Elements: Guest garden designer Matt from Garden Gurus talks about colour trends in the garden/ http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/17925.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=17925 Mon, 17 Apr 2017 08:35:40 +1000 27:50 lemon,verbena,vegetables,manure,trends, Real World Gardener 15th April 2017 Marianne Cannon Autumn Gardening and Crepe Myrtle Design Elements: The final in the series on getting your garden ready for Autumn. All about lawn care. Vegetable Heroes: Growing horseradish plus tips on using it in cooking. Plant of the Week: New Dwarf Crepe Myrtle cultivars. Design Elements: The final in the series on getting your garden ready for Autumn. All about lawn care. Vegetable Heroes: Growing horseradish plus tips on using it in cooking. Plant of the Week: New Dwarf Crepe Myrtle cultivars. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/17912.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=17912 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 10:24:12 +1000 27:50 autumn,gardening,horseradish,crepe,myrtle, Real World Gardener 8th April 2017 Marianne Cannon Autumn Gardening and Salvias Spice it Up: All about Cubeb pepper, the rare relation to black pepper. Vegetable Heroes: Growing and cooking Broadbeans Design Elements: More tasks to do in the Autumn garden, this time what mulch is best. Spice it Up: All about Cubeb pepper, the rare relation to black pepper. Vegetable Heroes: Growing and cooking Broadbeans Design Elements: More tasks to do in the Autumn garden, this time what mulch is best. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/17828.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=17828 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 09:38:41 +1000 27:50 spices,pepper,broadbeans,mulching,gardening, Real World Gardener st April 2017 Marianne Cannon All Things Garden History Garden History: A new segment that delves into garden history. This is an introduction into the Garden History Society of Australia. Vegetable Heroes: growing Wasabi and Wasabi Rocket. Design Elements: Go planting in part 2 of what to do in the Autumn garden. Garden History: A new segment that delves into garden history. This is an introduction into the Garden History Society of Australia. Vegetable Heroes: growing Wasabi and Wasabi Rocket. Design Elements: Go planting in part 2 of what to do in the Autumn garden. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/17795.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=17795 Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:40:51 +1100 27:50 garden,history,wasabi,rocket,planting,