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 21st October 20 Marianne Cannon Lily pests and Acquaponics 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18805.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18805 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:05:01 +1100 27:50 lily, caterpillar,acquaponics, rosebud,tree, Real World Gardener 14th October 2017 Marianne Cannon Growing Spices and Citrus 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 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 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18790.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18790 Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:18:33 +1100 27:50 Turmeric,seed germination,citrus gems, Real World Gardener 7th October 2017 Marianne Cannon Poppies and Crab apples 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18781.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18781 Wed, 04 Oct 2017 20:55:19 +1100 27:50 poppy seed,stevia plant,crab apple trees, Real World Gardener 30th September 2017 Marianne Cannon Iris and Tomatoes 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18759.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18759 Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:41:15 +1000 27:50 tomato pest,blueberries,dutch iris, Real World Gardener 23rd September 2017 Marianne Cannon Pruning and Flowers 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18736.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18736 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:19:02 +1000 27:50 pruning,artichokes,vegetables,dutch iris, Real World Gardener 16th September 2017 Marianne Cannon High Pruning and Talking Flowers 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18712.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18712 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 08:13:37 +1000 27:50 pruning,growing from seed,fruit trees,gerberas, Real World Gardener 9th September 2017 Marianne Cannon Tulips and Iris 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18687.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18687 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:31:16 +1000 27:50 iris,goji,berries,tulips,flowers, Real World Gardener 2nd September 2017 Marianne Cannon Australian Shore Birds and Fermenting Veggies 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. 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. http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php/18667.mp3 http://www.cpod.org.au/download.php?id=18667 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:48:20 +1000 27:50 shorebirds,fermented veggies,tropical crotons, 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,