Homegrown food is the best food, the taste is sweeter, and each bite is a hard-earned delight. October is the month to try planting pumpkin, squash, zucchini, sweet corn, capsicum, cucumber, eggplant, and watermelon.
Tomatoes are excellent for planting all year round here in sunny Queensland, check out our blog on how to grow tomatoes to see how you can get the most out of your crop. Co-plant your tomatoes with basil, parsley, and mint, for an eco-friendly way to combat pests.
Strawberries are another perfect addition to your garden. With so many varieties to choose from, these delicious berries are a must-have for any home gardener. If strawberries aren’t your thing, you could also try passionfruit, bananas, citrus, or even macadamias.