Grow your own fruit and vegetables

Grow your own fruit and vegetables

Cover of Yates vegetable gardenGrowing your own vegetables and fruit can be both satisfying and beneficial. This page links you with useful resources to help with your gardening work.

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Our fruit and vegetable growing resources

Cover of The NZ fruit garden

Community Gardens
Get involved in your local community garden. Contact information for community gardens in Christchurch from our CINCH community directory.
Gardening links
Recommended gardening websites from our Internet Gateway.


Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection
Key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture. Practical aspects as well as the scientific theory.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
Koanga Institute
Charitable trust dedicated to the preservation of heritage seeds in New Zealand. Online catalogue of seed and plants available.
Living Herbs
New Zealand herb grower. Herb identifier lists and uses. Information on companion planting.
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